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After applying maintenance that included fix PTF BQU2574 the IVP job goes into a loop during the NGTCOPY step. Dump shows module ACPESEC.
The ACP$DOPTS had default option ACFORTSS=YES. The solution is to set this to ACFORTSS=NO.
Fix BQU2574 introduced an external security bug. The ACFORTSS options is an old obsolete option and was deprecated back in version 11.2.00.
Setting ACFORTSS=NO will bypass this external security code bug.
The ACFORTSS option will be removed in a future SPE release.