<html><head></head><body bgcolor="#FFFFFF"><div>Unfortunately no. That rule has to have pkt_data specified in order for it to work. </div><div><br></div><div>2.9.2.2 is slated for next week. You may have to just disable that one rule until your upgrade. <br><br>-- <div>Joel Esler</div></div><div><br>On Mar 22, 2012, at 4:52 AM, "Sacher, Désirée"<<a href="mailto:Desiree.Sacher@...15556...">Desiree.Sacher@...15556...</a>> wrote:<br><br></div><div></div><blockquote type="cite"><div><meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"><meta name="Generator" content="Microsoft Word 12 (filtered medium)"><style id="owaTempEditStyle"><!--
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