Why hardware key of SAP was changed in RHEL 6 after upgrading glibc due to Ghost issue ?

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Issue

SAP Enterprise 4.72 is installed on RHEL 6 and we updated it and rebooted system due to Ghost glibc security issue.
After that, hardware key of SAP was changed unexpectedly. so, we re-downloaded this key and are now using it on RHEL.

Why hardware key in SAP was changed unexpectedly during or after updating glibc ?

Environment

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

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