fortinet.fortios.fortios_endpoint_control_fctems_override module – Configure FortiClient Enterprise Management Server (EMS) entries in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This module is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.3.5).

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_endpoint_control_fctems_override.

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 endpoint_control feature and fctems_override 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>=2.14

Parameters

Parameter

Comments

access_token

string

Token-based authentication. Generated from GUI of Fortigate.

enable_log

boolean

Enable/Disable logging for task.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

endpoint_control_fctems_override

dictionary

Configure FortiClient Enterprise Management Server (EMS) entries.

call_timeout

integer

FortiClient EMS call timeout in seconds (1 - 180 seconds).

capabilities

list / elements=string

List of EMS capabilities.

Choices:

  • "fabric-auth"

  • "silent-approval"

  • "websocket"

  • "websocket-malware"

  • "push-ca-certs"

  • "common-tags-api"

  • "tenant-id"

  • "client-avatars"

  • "single-vdom-connector"

cloud_server_type

string

Cloud server type.

Choices:

  • "production"

  • "alpha"

  • "beta"

dirty_reason

string

Dirty Reason for FortiClient EMS.

Choices:

  • "none"

  • "mismatched-ems-sn"

ems_id

integer / required

EMS ID in order (1 - 7). see <a href=’#notes’>Notes</a>.

fortinetone_cloud_authentication

string

Enable/disable authentication of FortiClient EMS Cloud through FortiCloud account.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

https_port

integer

FortiClient EMS HTTPS access port number. (1 - 65535).

interface

string

Specify outgoing interface to reach server. Source system.interface.name.

interface_select_method

string

Specify how to select outgoing interface to reach server.

Choices:

  • "auto"

  • "sdwan"

  • "specify"

name

string

FortiClient Enterprise Management Server (EMS) name.

out_of_sync_threshold

integer

Outdated resource threshold in seconds (10 - 3600).

preserve_ssl_session

string

Enable/disable preservation of EMS SSL session connection. Warning, most users should not touch this setting.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

pull_avatars

string

Enable/disable pulling avatars from EMS.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

pull_malware_hash

string

Enable/disable pulling FortiClient malware hash from EMS.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

pull_sysinfo

string

Enable/disable pulling SysInfo from EMS.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

pull_tags

string

Enable/disable pulling FortiClient user tags from EMS.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

pull_vulnerabilities

string

Enable/disable pulling vulnerabilities from EMS.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

serial_number

string

EMS Serial Number.

server

string

FortiClient EMS FQDN or IPv4 address.

source_ip

string

REST API call source IP.

status

string

Enable or disable this EMS configuration.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

tenant_id

string

EMS Tenant ID.

trust_ca_cn

string

Enable/disable trust of the EMS certificate issuer(CA) and common name(CN) for certificate auto-renewal.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

websocket_override

string

Enable/disable override behavior for how this FortiGate unit connects to EMS using a WebSocket connection.

Choices:

  • "disable"

  • "enable"

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

  • We highly recommend using your own value as the ems_id instead of 0, while ‘0’ is a special placeholder that allows the backend to assign the latest available number for the object, it does have limitations. Please find more details in Q&A.

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

Examples

- name: Configure FortiClient Enterprise Management Server (EMS) entries.
  fortinet.fortios.fortios_endpoint_control_fctems_override:
      vdom: "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      endpoint_control_fctems_override:
          call_timeout: "30"
          capabilities: "fabric-auth"
          cloud_server_type: "production"
          dirty_reason: "none"
          ems_id: "<you_own_value>"
          fortinetone_cloud_authentication: "enable"
          https_port: "443"
          interface: "<your_own_value> (source system.interface.name)"
          interface_select_method: "auto"
          name: "default_name_12"
          out_of_sync_threshold: "180"
          preserve_ssl_session: "enable"
          pull_avatars: "enable"
          pull_malware_hash: "enable"
          pull_sysinfo: "enable"
          pull_tags: "enable"
          pull_vulnerabilities: "enable"
          serial_number: "<your_own_value>"
          server: "192.168.100.40"
          source_ip: "84.230.14.43"
          status: "enable"
          tenant_id: "<your_own_value>"
          trust_ca_cn: "enable"
          websocket_override: "disable"

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)