fortios_web_proxy_profile – Configure web proxy profiles in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS (FOS) device by allowing the user to set and modify web_proxy feature and profile category. Examples include all parameters and values need to be adjusted to datasources before usage. Tested with FOS v6.0.5

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • fortiosapi>=0.9.8

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
host
string
FortiOS or FortiGate IP address.
https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Indicates if the requests towards FortiGate must use HTTPS protocol.
password
string
Default:
""
FortiOS or FortiGate password.
ssl_verify
boolean
added in 2.9
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Ensures FortiGate certificate must be verified by a proper CA.
state
string
added in 2.9
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Indicates whether to create or remove the object. This attribute was present already in previous version in a deeper level. It has been moved out to this outer level.
username
string
FortiOS or FortiGate username.
vdom
string
Default:
"root"
Virtual domain, among those defined previously. A vdom is a virtual instance of the FortiGate that can be configured and used as a different unit.
web_proxy_profile
dictionary
Default:
null
Configure web proxy profiles.
header_client_ip
string
    Choices:
  • pass
  • add
  • remove
Action to take on the HTTP client-IP header in forwarded requests: forwards (pass), adds, or removes the HTTP header.
header_front_end_https
string
    Choices:
  • pass
  • add
  • remove
Action to take on the HTTP front-end-HTTPS header in forwarded requests: forwards (pass), adds, or removes the HTTP header.
header_via_request
string
    Choices:
  • pass
  • add
  • remove
Action to take on the HTTP via header in forwarded requests: forwards (pass), adds, or removes the HTTP header.
header_via_response
string
    Choices:
  • pass
  • add
  • remove
Action to take on the HTTP via header in forwarded responses: forwards (pass), adds, or removes the HTTP header.
header_x_authenticated_groups
string
    Choices:
  • pass
  • add
  • remove
Action to take on the HTTP x-authenticated-groups header in forwarded requests: forwards (pass), adds, or removes the HTTP header.
header_x_authenticated_user
string
    Choices:
  • pass
  • add
  • remove
Action to take on the HTTP x-authenticated-user header in forwarded requests: forwards (pass), adds, or removes the HTTP header.
header_x_forwarded_for
string
    Choices:
  • pass
  • add
  • remove
Action to take on the HTTP x-forwarded-for header in forwarded requests: forwards (pass), adds, or removes the HTTP header.
headers
list
Configure HTTP forwarded requests headers.
action
string
    Choices:
  • add-to-request
  • add-to-response
  • remove-from-request
  • remove-from-response
Action when HTTP the header forwarded.
content
string
HTTP header's content.
id
integer / required
HTTP forwarded header id.
name
string
HTTP forwarded header name.
log_header_change
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable logging HTTP header changes.
name
string / required
Profile name.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Deprecated
Starting with Ansible 2.9 we recommend using the top-level 'state' parameter.

Indicates whether to create or remove the object.
strip_encoding
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable stripping unsupported encoding from the request header.

Notes

Note

  • Requires fortiosapi library developed by Fortinet

  • Run as a local_action in your playbook

Examples

- hosts: localhost
  vars:
   host: "192.168.122.40"
   username: "admin"
   password: ""
   vdom: "root"
   ssl_verify: "False"
  tasks:
  - name: Configure web proxy profiles.
    fortios_web_proxy_profile:
      host:  "{{ host }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      https: "False"
      state: "present"
      web_proxy_profile:
        header_client_ip: "pass"
        header_front_end_https: "pass"
        header_via_request: "pass"
        header_via_response: "pass"
        header_x_authenticated_groups: "pass"
        header_x_authenticated_user: "pass"
        header_x_forwarded_for: "pass"
        headers:
         -
            action: "add-to-request"
            content: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "13"
            name: "default_name_14"
        log_header_change: "enable"
        name: "default_name_16"
        strip_encoding: "enable"

Return Values

Common return values are documented here, the following are the fields unique to this module:

Key Returned Description
build
string
always
Build number of the fortigate image

Sample:
1547
http_method
string
always
Last method used to provision the content into FortiGate

Sample:
PUT
http_status
string
always
Last result given by FortiGate on last operation applied

Sample:
200
mkey
string
success
Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiGate

Sample:
id
name
string
always
Name of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
urlfilter
path
string
always
Path of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
webfilter
revision
string
always
Internal revision number

Sample:
17.0.2.10658
serial
string
always
Serial number of the unit

Sample:
FGVMEVYYQT3AB5352
status
string
always
Indication of the operation's result

Sample:
success
vdom
string
always
Virtual domain used

Sample:
root
version
string
always
Version of the FortiGate

Sample:
v5.6.3


Status

Authors

  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)

  • Nicolas Thomas (@thomnico)

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