netapp.ontap.na_ontap_vscan_on_access_policy – NetApp ONTAP Vscan on access policy configuration.

Note

This plugin is part of the netapp.ontap collection (version 21.14.0).

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 netapp.ontap.

To use it in a playbook, specify: netapp.ontap.na_ontap_vscan_on_access_policy.

New in version 2.8.0: of netapp.ontap

Synopsis

  • Configure on access policy for Vscan (virus scan)

Requirements

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

  • Ansible 2.9

  • Python3 netapp-lib (2018.11.13) or later. Install using ‘pip install netapp-lib’

  • netapp-lib 2020.3.12 is strongly recommended as it provides better error reporting for connection issues.

  • A physical or virtual clustered Data ONTAP system. The modules support Data ONTAP 9.1 and onward.

  • REST support requires ONTAP 9.6 or later.

  • To enable http on the cluster you must run the following commands ‘set -privilege advanced;’ ‘system services web modify -http-enabled true;’

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
cert_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client cert file (.pem).
not supported with python 2.6.
feature_flags
dictionary
added in 20.5.0 of netapp.ontap
Enable or disable a new feature.
This can be used to enable an experimental feature or disable a new feature that breaks backward compatibility.
Supported keys and values are subject to change without notice. Unknown keys are ignored.
file_ext_to_exclude
list / elements=string
File extensions for which On-Access scanning must not be performed.
file_ext_to_include
list / elements=string
File extensions for which On-Access scanning is considered. The default value is '*', which means that all files are considered for scanning except
those which are excluded from scanning.
filters
list / elements=string
A list of filters which can be used to define the scope of the On-Access policy more precisely. The filters can be added in any order. Possible values
scan_ro_volume Enable scans for read-only volume,
scan_execute_access Scan only files opened with execute-access (CIFS only)
hostname
string / required
The hostname or IP address of the ONTAP instance.
http_port
integer
Override the default port (80 or 443) with this port
https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Enable and disable https.
Ignored when using REST as only https is supported.
Ignored when using SSL certificate authentication as it requires SSL.
is_scan_mandatory
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Specifies whether access to a file is allowed if there are no external virus-scanning servers available for virus scanning. It is true if not provided at the time of creating a policy.
key_filepath
string
added in 20.6.0 of netapp.ontap
path to SSL client key file.
max_file_size
integer
Max file-size (in bytes) allowed for scanning. The default value of 2147483648 (2GB) is taken if not provided at the time of creating a policy.
ontapi
integer
The ontap api version to use
password
string
Password for the specified user.

aliases: pass
paths_to_exclude
list / elements=string
File paths for which On-Access scanning must not be performed.
policy_name
string / required
The name of the policy
policy_status
boolean
added in 20.8.0 of netapp.ontap
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
Status for the created policy
scan_files_with_no_ext
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Specifies whether files without any extension are considered for scanning or not.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
Whether a Vscan on Access policy is present or not
use_rest
string
Default:
"auto"
REST API if supported by the target system for all the resources and attributes the module requires. Otherwise will revert to ZAPI.
always -- will always use the REST API
never -- will always use the ZAPI
auto -- will try to use the REST Api
username
string
This can be a Cluster-scoped or SVM-scoped account, depending on whether a Cluster-level or SVM-level API is required.
For more information, please read the documentation https://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/nmsdk/9.4/.
Two authentication methods are supported
1. basic authentication, using username and password,
2. SSL certificate authentication, using a ssl client cert file, and optionally a private key file.
To use a certificate, the certificate must have been installed in the ONTAP cluster, and cert authentication must have been enabled.

aliases: user
validate_certs
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
If set to no, the SSL certificates will not be validated.
This should only set to False used on personally controlled sites using self-signed certificates.
vserver
string / required
the name of the data vserver to use.

Notes

Note

  • The modules prefixed with na_ontap are built to support the ONTAP storage platform.

Examples

- name: Create Vscan On Access Policy
  na_ontap_vscan_on_access_policy:
    state: present
    username: '{{ netapp_username }}'
    password: '{{ netapp_password }}'
    hostname: '{{ netapp_hostname }}'
    vserver: carchi-vsim2
    policy_name: carchi_policy
    file_ext_to_exclude: ['exe', 'yml']
- name: Create Vscan On Access Policy with Policy Status enabled
  na_ontap_vscan_on_access_policy:
    state: present
    username: '{{ netapp_username }}'
    password: '{{ netapp_password }}'
    hostname: '{{ netapp_hostname }}'
    vserver: carchi-vsim2
    policy_name: carchi_policy
    file_ext_to_exclude: ['exe', 'yml']
    policy_status: True
- name: modify Vscan on Access Policy
  na_ontap_vscan_on_access_policy:
    state: present
    username: '{{ netapp_username }}'
    password: '{{ netapp_password }}'
    hostname: '{{ netapp_hostname }}'
    vserver: carchi-vsim2
    policy_name: carchi_policy
    file_ext_to_exclude: ['exe', 'yml', 'py']
- name: Delete On Access Policy
  na_ontap_vscan_on_access_policy:
    state: absent
    username: '{{ netapp_username }}'
    password: '{{ netapp_password }}'
    hostname: '{{ netapp_hostname }}'
    vserver: carchi-vsim2
    policy_name: carchi_policy

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