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<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><font size=3 color=navy
face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:navy'>I’m
trying to get snort to generate an alert for <span class=SpellE>SS#’s</span>,
I’ve tried the rule below but no alerts are generated. I tested this with
<span class=SpellE>pcretest</span> and it works…am I missing something?<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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color=navy face="Times New Roman"><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:navy'>alert</span></font></span><font
color=navy><span style='color:navy'> <span class=SpellE>tcp</span> any <span
class=SpellE>any</span> -> any <span class=SpellE>any</span> (<span
class=SpellE>msg:"Socail</span> Security Number Clear Text"; <span
class=SpellE>pcre:"m</span>!(\d\d\d[-/]\d\d[-/]\d\d\d\d)\Z!";)<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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