avi_sslkeyandcertificate – Module for setup of SSLKeyAndCertificate Avi RESTful Object

New in version 2.3.

Synopsis

Requirements

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

  • avisdk

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
api_context
dictionary
added in 2.5
Avi API context that includes current session ID and CSRF Token.
This allows user to perform single login and re-use the session.
api_version
string
Default:
"16.4.4"
Avi API version of to use for Avi API and objects.
avi_api_patch_op
-
added in 2.5
    Choices:
  • add
  • replace
  • delete
Patch operation to use when using avi_api_update_method as patch.
avi_api_update_method
-
added in 2.5
    Choices:
  • put ←
  • patch
Default method for object update is HTTP PUT.
Setting to patch will override that behavior to use HTTP PATCH.
avi_credentials
dictionary
added in 2.5
Avi Credentials dictionary which can be used in lieu of enumerating Avi Controller login details.
api_version
-
Default:
"16.4.4"
Avi controller version
controller
-
Avi controller IP or SQDN
csrftoken
-
Avi controller API csrftoken to reuse existing session with session id
password
-
Avi controller password
port
-
Avi controller port
session_id
-
Avi controller API session id to reuse existing session with csrftoken
tenant
-
Default:
"admin"
Avi controller tenant
tenant_uuid
-
Avi controller tenant UUID
timeout
-
Default:
300
Avi controller request timeout
token
-
Avi controller API token
username
-
Avi controller username
avi_disable_session_cache_as_fact
boolean
added in 2.6
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
It disables avi session information to be cached as a fact.
ca_certs
-
Ca certificates in certificate chain.
certificate
- / required
Sslcertificate settings for sslkeyandcertificate.
certificate_base64
boolean
added in 2.9
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
States if the certificate is base64 encoded.
Field introduced in 18.1.2, 18.2.1.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as False.
certificate_management_profile_ref
-
It is a reference to an object of type certificatemanagementprofile.
controller
string
Default:
""
IP address or hostname of the controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_CONTROLLER.
created_by
-
Creator name.
dynamic_params
-
Dynamic parameters needed for certificate management profile.
enckey_base64
-
Encrypted private key corresponding to the private key (e.g.
Those generated by an hsm such as thales nshield).
enckey_name
-
Name of the encrypted private key (e.g.
Those generated by an hsm such as thales nshield).
format
-
added in 2.9
Format of the key/certificate file.
Enum options - SSL_PEM, SSL_PKCS12.
Field introduced in 18.1.2, 18.2.1.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as SSL_PEM.
hardwaresecuritymodulegroup_ref
-
It is a reference to an object of type hardwaresecuritymodulegroup.
key
-
Private key.
key_base64
boolean
added in 2.9
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes
States if the private key is base64 encoded.
Field introduced in 18.1.2, 18.2.1.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as False.
key_params
-
Sslkeyparams settings for sslkeyandcertificate.
key_passphrase
-
added in 2.9
Passphrase used to encrypt the private key.
Field introduced in 18.1.2, 18.2.1.
name
- / required
Name of the object.
password
string
Default:
""
Password of Avi user in Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_PASSWORD.
state
-
    Choices:
  • absent
  • present ←
The state that should be applied on the entity.
status
-
Enum options - ssl_certificate_finished, ssl_certificate_pending.
Default value when not specified in API or module is interpreted by Avi Controller as SSL_CERTIFICATE_FINISHED.
tenant
string
Default:
"admin"
Name of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.
tenant_ref
-
It is a reference to an object of type tenant.
tenant_uuid
string
Default:
""
UUID of tenant used for all Avi API calls and context of object.
type
-
Enum options - ssl_certificate_type_virtualservice, ssl_certificate_type_system, ssl_certificate_type_ca.
url
-
Avi controller URL of the object.
username
string
Default:
""
Username used for accessing Avi controller. The default value is the environment variable AVI_USERNAME.
uuid
-
Unique object identifier of the object.

Notes

Note

Examples

- name: Create a SSL Key and Certificate
  avi_sslkeyandcertificate:
    controller: 10.10.27.90
    username: admin
    password: AviNetworks123!
    key: |
        -----BEGIN PRIVATE KEY-----
        ....
        -----END PRIVATE KEY-----
    certificate:
        self_signed: true
        certificate: |
          -----BEGIN CERTIFICATE-----
          ....
          -----END CERTIFICATE-----
    type: SSL_CERTIFICATE_TYPE_VIRTUALSERVICE
    name: MyTestCert

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
obj
dictionary
success, changed
SSLKeyAndCertificate (api/sslkeyandcertificate) object



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