fortinet.fortios.fortios_dlp_sensor module – Configure sensors used by DLP blocking in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This module is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.1.7).

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 fortinet.fortios. You need further requirements to be able to use this module, see Requirements for details.

To use it in a playbook, specify: fortinet.fortios.fortios_dlp_sensor.

New in fortinet.fortios 2.0.0

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS (FOS) device by allowing the user to set and modify dlp feature and sensor category. Examples include all parameters and values need to be adjusted to datasources before usage. Tested with FOS v6.0.0

Requirements

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

  • ansible>=2.9

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

access_token

string

Token-based authentication. Generated from GUI of Fortigate.

dlp_sensor

dictionary

Configure sensors used by DLP blocking.

comment

string

Optional comments.

dlp_log

string

Enable/disable DLP logging.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

entries

list / elements=dictionary

DLP sensor entries.

count

integer

Count of dictionary matches to trigger sensor entry match (Dictionary might not be able to trigger more than once based on its “repeat” option, 1 - 255).

dictionary

string

Select a DLP dictionary. Source dlp.dictionary.name.

id

integer

ID.

status

string

Enable/disable this entry.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

eval

string

Expression to evaluate.

extended_log

string

Enable/disable extended logging for data leak prevention.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

feature_set

string

Flow/proxy feature set.

Choices:

  • "flow"

  • "proxy"

filter

list / elements=dictionary

Set up DLP filters for this sensor.

action

string

Action to take with content that this DLP sensor matches.

Choices:

  • "allow"

  • "log-only"

  • "block"

  • "quarantine-ip"

archive

string

Enable/disable DLP archiving.

Choices:

  • "disable"

  • "enable"

company_identifier

string

Enter a company identifier watermark to match. Only watermarks that your company has placed on the files are matched.

expiry

string

Quarantine duration in days, hours, minutes (format = dddhhmm).

file_size

integer

Match files this size or larger (0 - 4294967295 kbytes).

file_type

integer

Select the number of a DLP file pattern table to match. Source dlp.filepattern.id.

filter_by

string

Select the type of content to match.

Choices:

  • "credit-card"

  • "ssn"

  • "regexp"

  • "file-type"

  • "file-size"

  • "fingerprint"

  • "watermark"

  • "encrypted"

fp_sensitivity

list / elements=dictionary

Select a DLP file pattern sensitivity to match.

name

string

Select a DLP sensitivity. Source dlp.fp-sensitivity.name.

id

integer

ID.

match_percentage

integer

Percentage of fingerprints in the fingerprint databases designated with the selected sensitivity to match.

name

string

Filter name.

proto

list / elements=string

Check messages or files over one or more of these protocols.

Choices:

  • "smtp"

  • "pop3"

  • "imap"

  • "http-get"

  • "http-post"

  • "ftp"

  • "nntp"

  • "mapi"

  • "ssh"

  • "cifs"

  • "mm1"

  • "mm3"

  • "mm4"

  • "mm7"

regexp

string

Enter a regular expression to match (max. 255 characters).

sensitivity

list / elements=dictionary

Select a DLP file pattern sensitivity to match.

name

string

Select a DLP sensitivity. Source dlp.sensitivity.name.

severity

string

Select the severity or threat level that matches this filter.

Choices:

  • "info"

  • "low"

  • "medium"

  • "high"

  • "critical"

type

string

Select whether to check the content of messages (an email message) or files (downloaded files or email attachments).

Choices:

  • "file"

  • "message"

flow_based

string

Enable/disable flow-based DLP.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

full_archive_proto

list / elements=string

Protocols to always content archive.

Choices:

  • "smtp"

  • "pop3"

  • "imap"

  • "http-get"

  • "http-post"

  • "ftp"

  • "nntp"

  • "mapi"

  • "ssh"

  • "cifs"

  • "mm1"

  • "mm3"

  • "mm4"

  • "mm7"

match_type

string

Logical relation between entries .

Choices:

  • "match-all"

  • "match-any"

  • "match-eval"

nac_quar_log

string

Enable/disable NAC quarantine logging.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

name

string / required

Name of table containing the sensor.

options

string

Configure DLP options.

replacemsg_group

string

Replacement message group used by this DLP sensor. Source system.replacemsg-group.name.

summary_proto

list / elements=string

Protocols to always log summary.

Choices:

  • "smtp"

  • "pop3"

  • "imap"

  • "http-get"

  • "http-post"

  • "ftp"

  • "nntp"

  • "mapi"

  • "ssh"

  • "cifs"

  • "mm1"

  • "mm3"

  • "mm4"

  • "mm7"

enable_log

boolean

Enable/Disable logging for task.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

member_path

string

Member attribute path to operate on.

Delimited by a slash character if there are more than one attribute.

Parameter marked with member_path is legitimate for doing member operation.

member_state

string

Add or delete a member under specified attribute path.

When member_state is specified, the state option is ignored.

Choices:

  • "present"

  • "absent"

state

string / required

Indicates whether to create or remove the object.

Choices:

  • "present"

  • "absent"

vdom

string

Virtual domain, among those defined previously. A vdom is a virtual instance of the FortiGate that can be configured and used as a different unit.

Default: "root"

Notes

Note

  • Legacy fortiosapi has been deprecated, httpapi is the preferred way to run playbooks

Examples

- hosts: fortigates
  collections:
    - fortinet.fortios
  connection: httpapi
  vars:
   vdom: "root"
   ansible_httpapi_use_ssl: yes
   ansible_httpapi_validate_certs: no
   ansible_httpapi_port: 443
  tasks:
  - name: Configure sensors used by DLP blocking.
    fortios_dlp_sensor:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      dlp_sensor:
        comment: "Optional comments."
        dlp_log: "enable"
        entries:
         -
            count: "6"
            dictionary: "<your_own_value> (source dlp.dictionary.name)"
            id:  "8"
            status: "enable"
        eval: "<your_own_value>"
        extended_log: "enable"
        feature_set: "flow"
        filter:
         -
            action: "allow"
            archive: "disable"
            company_identifier:  "myId_16"
            expiry: "<your_own_value>"
            file_size: "18"
            file_type: "19 (source dlp.filepattern.id)"
            filter_by: "credit-card"
            fp_sensitivity:
             -
                name: "default_name_22 (source dlp.fp-sensitivity.name)"
            id:  "23"
            match_percentage: "24"
            name: "default_name_25"
            proto: "smtp"
            regexp: "<your_own_value>"
            sensitivity:
             -
                name: "default_name_29 (source dlp.sensitivity.name)"
            severity: "info"
            type: "file"
        flow_based: "enable"
        full_archive_proto: "smtp"
        match_type: "match-all"
        nac_quar_log: "enable"
        name: "default_name_36"
        options: "<your_own_value>"
        replacemsg_group: "<your_own_value> (source system.replacemsg-group.name)"
        summary_proto: "smtp"

Return Values

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

Key

Description

build

string

Build number of the fortigate image

Returned: always

Sample: "1547"

http_method

string

Last method used to provision the content into FortiGate

Returned: always

Sample: "PUT"

http_status

string

Last result given by FortiGate on last operation applied

Returned: always

Sample: "200"

mkey

string

Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiGate

Returned: success

Sample: "id"

name

string

Name of the table used to fulfill the request

Returned: always

Sample: "urlfilter"

path

string

Path of the table used to fulfill the request

Returned: always

Sample: "webfilter"

revision

string

Internal revision number

Returned: always

Sample: "17.0.2.10658"

serial

string

Serial number of the unit

Returned: always

Sample: "FGVMEVYYQT3AB5352"

status

string

Indication of the operation’s result

Returned: always

Sample: "success"

vdom

string

Virtual domain used

Returned: always

Sample: "root"

version

string

Version of the FortiGate

Returned: always

Sample: "v5.6.3"

Authors

  • Link Zheng (@chillancezen)

  • Jie Xue (@JieX19)

  • Hongbin Lu (@fgtdev-hblu)

  • Frank Shen (@frankshen01)

  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)

  • Nicolas Thomas (@thomnico)