check_point.mgmt.cp_mgmt_delete_rules_batch module – Delete rules in batch from the same layer. Use this API to achieve optimum performance when removing more than one rule.

Note

This module is part of the check_point.mgmt collection (version 6.0.0).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install check_point.mgmt.

To use it in a playbook, specify: check_point.mgmt.cp_mgmt_delete_rules_batch.

New in check_point.mgmt 3.0.0

Synopsis

  • Delete rules in batch from the same layer. Use this API to achieve optimum performance when removing more than one rule.

  • Warnings are ignored when using this API, operation will apply changes while ignoring warnings.

  • Supported rules types are access-rule, nat-rule, https-rule and threat-exception.

  • This module is not idempotent.

  • All operations are performed over Web Services API.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

auto_publish_session

boolean

Publish the current session if changes have been performed after task completes.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

objects

list / elements=dictionary

Batch of rules separated by types.

layer

string

Layer name or uid.

list

list / elements=dictionary

List of rules from the same type to be deleted. <br>Use the “delete” API reference documentation for a single rule command to find the expected fields for the request.<br>For example, to delete access-rule, use the “delete-access-rule” command found in the API reference documentation (under Access Control & NAT). <br>Note, “ignore-errors”, “ignore-warnings” and “details-level” options are not supported when deleting a batch of objects.

type

string

Type of rules to be deleted. <br>Only types from above are supported.

version

string

Version of checkpoint. If not given one, the latest version taken.

wait_for_task

boolean

Wait for the task to end. Such as publish task.

Choices:

  • false

  • true ← (default)

wait_for_task_timeout

integer

How many minutes to wait until throwing a timeout error.

Default: 30

Examples

- name: delete-rules-batch
  cp_mgmt_delete_rules_batch:
    objects:
    - layer: Network
      list:
      - rule_number: 1
      - rule_number: 2
      type: access-rule
    - layer: Standard
      list:
      - rule_number: 1
      - rule_number: 2
      type: nat-rule
    - layer: Default Layer
      list:
      - rule_number: 1
      - rule_number: 2
      type: https-rule

Return Values

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

Key

Description

cp_mgmt_delete_rules_batch

dictionary

The checkpoint delete-rules-batch output.

Returned: always.

Authors

  • Eden Brillant (@chkp-edenbr)