check_point.mgmt.cp_mgmt_exception_group module – Manages exception-group objects on Check Point over Web Services API

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_exception_group.

New in check_point.mgmt 1.0.0

Synopsis

  • Manages exception-group objects on Check Point devices including creating, updating and removing objects.

  • All operations are performed over Web Services API.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

applied_profile

string

The threat profile to apply this group to in the case of apply-on threat-rules-with-specific-profile.

applied_threat_rules

dictionary

The threat rules to apply this group on in the case of apply-on manually-select-threat-rules.

add

list / elements=dictionary

Adds to collection of values

layer

string

The layer of the threat rule to which the group is to be attached.

name

string

The name of the threat rule to which the group is to be attached.

position

string

Position in the rulebase.

rule_number

string

The rule-number of the threat rule to which the group is to be attached.

apply_on

string

An exception group can be set to apply on all threat rules, all threat rules which have a specific profile, or those rules manually chosen by the user.

Choices:

  • "all-threat-rules"

  • "all-threat-rules-with-specific-profile"

  • "manually-select-threat-rules"

auto_publish_session

boolean

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

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

color

string

Color of the object. Should be one of existing colors.

Choices:

  • "aquamarine"

  • "black"

  • "blue"

  • "crete blue"

  • "burlywood"

  • "cyan"

  • "dark green"

  • "khaki"

  • "orchid"

  • "dark orange"

  • "dark sea green"

  • "pink"

  • "turquoise"

  • "dark blue"

  • "firebrick"

  • "brown"

  • "forest green"

  • "gold"

  • "dark gold"

  • "gray"

  • "dark gray"

  • "light green"

  • "lemon chiffon"

  • "coral"

  • "sea green"

  • "sky blue"

  • "magenta"

  • "purple"

  • "slate blue"

  • "violet red"

  • "navy blue"

  • "olive"

  • "orange"

  • "red"

  • "sienna"

  • "yellow"

comments

string

Comments string.

details_level

string

The level of detail for some of the fields in the response can vary from showing only the UID value of the object to a fully detailed representation of the object.

Choices:

  • "uid"

  • "standard"

  • "full"

ignore_errors

boolean

Apply changes ignoring errors. You won’t be able to publish such a changes. If ignore-warnings flag was omitted - warnings will also be ignored.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

ignore_warnings

boolean

Apply changes ignoring warnings.

Choices:

  • false

  • true

name

string / required

Object name.

state

string

State of the access rule (present or absent).

Choices:

  • "present" ← (default)

  • "absent"

tags

list / elements=string

Collection of tag identifiers.

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: add-exception-group
  cp_mgmt_exception_group:
    applied_threat_rules.0.layer: MyLayer
    applied_threat_rules.0.name: MyThreatRule
    apply_on: manually-select-threat-rules
    name: exception_group_2
    state: present

- name: set-exception-group
  cp_mgmt_exception_group:
    apply_on: all-threat-rules
    name: exception_group_2
    state: present
    tags: tag3

- name: delete-exception-group
  cp_mgmt_exception_group:
    name: exception_group_2
    state: absent

Return Values

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

Key

Description

cp_mgmt_exception_group

dictionary

The checkpoint object created or updated.

Returned: always, except when deleting the object.

Authors

  • Or Soffer (@chkp-orso)