community.general.utm_ca_host_key_cert module – create, update or destroy ca host_key_cert entry in Sophos UTM

Note

This module is part of the community.general collection (version 5.4.0).

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 community.general.

To use it in a playbook, specify: community.general.utm_ca_host_key_cert.

Synopsis

  • Create, update or destroy a ca host_key_cert entry in SOPHOS UTM.

  • This module needs to have the REST Ability of the UTM to be activated.

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

ca

string / required

A reference to an existing utm_ca_signing_ca or utm_ca_verification_ca object.

certificate

string / required

The certificate in PEM format.

comment

string

Optional comment string.

encrypted

boolean

Optionally enable encryption.

Choices:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

headers

dictionary

A dictionary of additional headers to be sent to POST and PUT requests.

Is needed for some modules

key

string

Optional private key in PEM format.

meta

string / required

A reference to an existing utm_ca_meta_x509 object.

name

string / required

The name of the object. Will be used to identify the entry.

state

string

The desired state of the object.

present will create or update an object

absent will delete an object if it was present

Choices:

  • absent

  • present ← (default)

utm_host

string / required

The REST Endpoint of the Sophos UTM.

utm_port

integer

The port of the REST interface.

Default: 4444

utm_protocol

string

The protocol of the REST Endpoint.

Choices:

  • http

  • https ← (default)

utm_token

string / required

validate_certs

boolean

Whether the REST interface’s ssl certificate should be verified or not.

Choices:

  • no

  • yes ← (default)

Examples

- name: Create a ca_host_key_cert entry
  community.general.utm_ca_host_key_cert:
    utm_host: sophos.host.name
    utm_token: abcdefghijklmno1234
    name: TestHostKeyCertEntry
    ca: REF_ca/signing_ca_OBJECT_STRING
    meta: REF_ca/meta_x509_OBJECT_STRING
    certificate: |
      --- BEGIN CERTIFICATE ---
      . . .
       . . .
      . . .
      --- END CERTIFICATE ---
    state: present

- name: Remove a ca_host_key_cert entry
  community.general.utm_ca_host_key_cert:
    utm_host: sophos.host.name
    utm_token: abcdefghijklmno1234
    name: TestHostKeyCertEntry
    state: absent

- name: Read a ca_host_key_cert entry
  community.general.utm_ca_host_key_cert:
    utm_host: sophos.host.name
    utm_token: abcdefghijklmno1234
    name: TestHostKeyCertEntry
    state: info

Return Values

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

Key

Description

result

complex

The utm object that was created

Returned: success

_locked

boolean

Whether or not the object is currently locked

Returned: success

_ref

string

The reference name of the object

Returned: success

_type

string

The type of the object

Returned: success

ca

string

A reference to an existing utm_ca_signing_ca or utm_ca_verification_ca object.

Returned: success

certificate

string

The certificate in PEM format

Returned: success

comment

string

Comment string (may be empty string)

Returned: success

encrypted

boolean

If encryption is enabled

Returned: success

key

string

Private key in PEM format (may be empty string)

Returned: success

meta

string

A reference to an existing utm_ca_meta_x509 object.

Returned: success

name

string

The name of the object

Returned: success

Authors

  • Stephan Schwarz (@stearz)