fortinet.fortios.fortios_endpoint_control_profile module – Configure FortiClient endpoint control profiles 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_endpoint_control_profile.

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 profile 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.

enable_log

boolean

Enable/Disable logging for task.

Choices:

  • false ← (default)

  • true

endpoint_control_profile

dictionary

Configure FortiClient endpoint control profiles.

description

string

Description.

device_groups

list / elements=dictionary

Device groups.

name

string

Device group object from available options. Source user.device-group.name user.device-category.name.

forticlient_android_settings

dictionary

FortiClient settings for Android platform.

disable_wf_when_protected

string

Enable/disable FortiClient web category filtering when protected by FortiGate.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_advanced_vpn

string

Enable/disable advanced FortiClient VPN configuration.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_advanced_vpn_buffer

string

Advanced FortiClient VPN configuration.

forticlient_vpn_provisioning

string

Enable/disable FortiClient VPN provisioning.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_vpn_settings

list / elements=dictionary

FortiClient VPN settings.

auth_method

string

Authentication method.

Choices:

  • "psk"

  • "certificate"

name

string

VPN name.

preshared_key

string

Pre-shared secret for PSK authentication.

remote_gw

string

IP address or FQDN of the remote VPN gateway.

sslvpn_access_port

integer

SSL VPN access port (1 - 65535).

sslvpn_require_certificate

string

Enable/disable requiring SSL VPN client certificate.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

type

string

VPN type (IPsec or SSL VPN).

Choices:

  • "ipsec"

  • "ssl"

forticlient_wf

string

Enable/disable FortiClient web filtering.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_wf_profile

string

The FortiClient web filter profile to apply. Source webfilter.profile.name.

forticlient_ios_settings

dictionary

FortiClient settings for iOS platform.

client_vpn_provisioning

string

FortiClient VPN provisioning.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

client_vpn_settings

list / elements=dictionary

FortiClient VPN settings.

auth_method

string

Authentication method.

Choices:

  • "psk"

  • "certificate"

name

string

VPN name.

preshared_key

string

Pre-shared secret for PSK authentication.

remote_gw

string

IP address or FQDN of the remote VPN gateway.

sslvpn_access_port

integer

SSL VPN access port (1 - 65535).

sslvpn_require_certificate

string

Enable/disable requiring SSL VPN client certificate.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

type

string

VPN type (IPsec or SSL VPN).

Choices:

  • "ipsec"

  • "ssl"

vpn_configuration_content

string

Content of VPN configuration.

vpn_configuration_name

string

Name of VPN configuration.

configuration_content

string

Content of configuration profile.

configuration_name

string

Name of configuration profile.

disable_wf_when_protected

string

Enable/disable FortiClient web category filtering when protected by FortiGate.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

distribute_configuration_profile

string

Enable/disable configuration profile (.mobileconfig file) distribution.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_wf

string

Enable/disable FortiClient web filtering.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_wf_profile

string

The FortiClient web filter profile to apply. Source webfilter.profile.name.

forticlient_winmac_settings

dictionary

FortiClient settings for Windows/Mac platform.

av_realtime_protection

string

Enable/disable FortiClient AntiVirus real-time protection.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

av_signature_up_to_date

string

Enable/disable FortiClient AV signature updates.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_application_firewall

string

Enable/disable the FortiClient application firewall.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_application_firewall_list

string

FortiClient application firewall rule list. Source application.list.name.

forticlient_av

string

Enable/disable FortiClient AntiVirus scanning.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_ems_compliance

string

Enable/disable FortiClient Enterprise Management Server (EMS) compliance.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_ems_compliance_action

string

FortiClient EMS compliance action.

Choices:

  • "block"

  • "warning"

forticlient_ems_entries

list / elements=dictionary

FortiClient EMS entries.

name

string

FortiClient EMS name. Source endpoint-control.forticlient-ems.name.

forticlient_linux_ver

string

Minimum FortiClient Linux version.

forticlient_log_upload

string

Enable/disable uploading FortiClient logs.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_log_upload_level

string

Select the FortiClient logs to upload.

Choices:

  • "traffic"

  • "vulnerability"

  • "event"

forticlient_log_upload_server

string

IP address or FQDN of the server to which to upload FortiClient logs.

forticlient_mac_ver

string

Minimum FortiClient Mac OS version.

forticlient_minimum_software_version

string

Enable/disable requiring clients to run FortiClient with a minimum software version number.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_operating_system

list / elements=dictionary

FortiClient operating system.

id

integer

Operating system entry ID.

os_name

string

Customize operating system name or Mac OS format:x.x.x

os_type

string

Operating system type.

Choices:

  • "custom"

  • "mac-os"

  • "win-7"

  • "win-80"

  • "win-81"

  • "win-10"

  • "win-2000"

  • "win-home-svr"

  • "win-svr-10"

  • "win-svr-2003"

  • "win-svr-2003-r2"

  • "win-svr-2008"

  • "win-svr-2008-r2"

  • "win-svr-2012"

  • "win-svr-2012-r2"

  • "win-sto-svr-2003"

  • "win-vista"

  • "win-xp"

  • "ubuntu-linux"

  • "centos-linux"

  • "redhat-linux"

  • "fedora-linux"

forticlient_own_file

list / elements=dictionary

Checking the path and filename of the FortiClient application.

file

string

File path and name.

id

integer

File ID.

forticlient_registration_compliance_action

string

FortiClient registration compliance action.

Choices:

  • "block"

  • "warning"

forticlient_registry_entry

list / elements=dictionary

FortiClient registry entry.

id

integer

Registry entry ID.

registry_entry

string

Registry entry.

forticlient_running_app

list / elements=dictionary

Use FortiClient to verify if the listed applications are running on the client.

app_name

string

Application name.

app_sha256_signature

string

App”s SHA256 signature.

app_sha256_signature2

string

App”s SHA256 Signature.

app_sha256_signature3

string

App”s SHA256 Signature.

app_sha256_signature4

string

App”s SHA256 Signature.

application_check_rule

string

Application check rule.

Choices:

  • "present"

  • "absent"

id

integer

Application ID.

process_name

string

Process name.

process_name2

string

Process name.

process_name3

string

Process name.

process_name4

string

Process name.

forticlient_security_posture

string

Enable/disable FortiClient security posture check options.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_security_posture_compliance_action

string

FortiClient security posture compliance action.

Choices:

  • "block"

  • "warning"

forticlient_system_compliance

string

Enable/disable enforcement of FortiClient system compliance.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_system_compliance_action

string

Block or warn clients not compliant with FortiClient requirements.

Choices:

  • "block"

  • "warning"

forticlient_vuln_scan

string

Enable/disable FortiClient vulnerability scanning.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_vuln_scan_compliance_action

string

FortiClient vulnerability compliance action.

Choices:

  • "block"

  • "warning"

forticlient_vuln_scan_enforce

string

Configure the level of the vulnerability found that causes a FortiClient vulnerability compliance action.

Choices:

  • "critical"

  • "high"

  • "medium"

  • "low"

  • "info"

forticlient_vuln_scan_enforce_grace

integer

FortiClient vulnerability scan enforcement grace period (0 - 30 days).

forticlient_vuln_scan_exempt

string

Enable/disable compliance exemption for vulnerabilities that cannot be patched automatically.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_wf

string

Enable/disable FortiClient web filtering.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

forticlient_wf_profile

string

The FortiClient web filter profile to apply. Source webfilter.profile.name.

forticlient_win_ver

string

Minimum FortiClient Windows version.

os_av_software_installed

string

Enable/disable checking for OS recognized AntiVirus software.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

sandbox_address

string

FortiSandbox address.

sandbox_analysis

string

Enable/disable sending files to FortiSandbox for analysis.

Choices:

  • "enable"

  • "disable"

on_net_addr

list / elements=dictionary

Addresses for on-net detection.

name

string

Address object from available options. Source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name.

profile_name

string

Profile name.

replacemsg_override_group

string

Select an endpoint control replacement message override group from available options. Source system.replacemsg-group.name.

src_addr

list / elements=dictionary

Source addresses.

name

string

Address object from available options. Source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name.

user_groups

list / elements=dictionary

User groups.

name

string

User group name. Source user.group.name.

users

list / elements=dictionary

Users.

name

string

User name. Source user.local.name.

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 FortiClient endpoint control profiles.
    fortios_endpoint_control_profile:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      endpoint_control_profile:
        description: "<your_own_value>"
        device_groups:
         -
            name: "default_name_5 (source user.device-group.name user.device-category.name)"
        forticlient_android_settings:
            disable_wf_when_protected: "enable"
            forticlient_advanced_vpn: "enable"
            forticlient_advanced_vpn_buffer: "<your_own_value>"
            forticlient_vpn_provisioning: "enable"
            forticlient_vpn_settings:
             -
                auth_method: "psk"
                name: "default_name_13"
                preshared_key: "<your_own_value>"
                remote_gw: "<your_own_value>"
                sslvpn_access_port: "16"
                sslvpn_require_certificate: "enable"
                type: "ipsec"
            forticlient_wf: "enable"
            forticlient_wf_profile: "<your_own_value> (source webfilter.profile.name)"
        forticlient_ios_settings:
            client_vpn_provisioning: "enable"
            client_vpn_settings:
             -
                auth_method: "psk"
                name: "default_name_25"
                preshared_key: "<your_own_value>"
                remote_gw: "<your_own_value>"
                sslvpn_access_port: "28"
                sslvpn_require_certificate: "enable"
                type: "ipsec"
                vpn_configuration_content: "<your_own_value>"
                vpn_configuration_name: "<your_own_value>"
            configuration_content: "<your_own_value>"
            configuration_name: "<your_own_value>"
            disable_wf_when_protected: "enable"
            distribute_configuration_profile: "enable"
            forticlient_wf: "enable"
            forticlient_wf_profile: "<your_own_value> (source webfilter.profile.name)"
        forticlient_winmac_settings:
            av_realtime_protection: "enable"
            av_signature_up_to_date: "enable"
            forticlient_application_firewall: "enable"
            forticlient_application_firewall_list: "<your_own_value> (source application.list.name)"
            forticlient_av: "enable"
            forticlient_ems_compliance: "enable"
            forticlient_ems_compliance_action: "block"
            forticlient_ems_entries:
             -
                name: "default_name_48 (source endpoint-control.forticlient-ems.name)"
            forticlient_linux_ver: "<your_own_value>"
            forticlient_log_upload: "enable"
            forticlient_log_upload_level: "traffic"
            forticlient_log_upload_server: "<your_own_value>"
            forticlient_mac_ver: "<your_own_value>"
            forticlient_minimum_software_version: "enable"
            forticlient_operating_system:
             -
                id:  "56"
                os_name: "<your_own_value>"
                os_type: "custom"
            forticlient_own_file:
             -
                file: "<your_own_value>"
                id:  "61"
            forticlient_registration_compliance_action: "block"
            forticlient_registry_entry:
             -
                id:  "64"
                registry_entry: "<your_own_value>"
            forticlient_running_app:
             -
                app_name: "<your_own_value>"
                app_sha256_signature: "<your_own_value>"
                app_sha256_signature2: "<your_own_value>"
                app_sha256_signature3: "<your_own_value>"
                app_sha256_signature4: "<your_own_value>"
                application_check_rule: "present"
                id:  "73"
                process_name: "<your_own_value>"
                process_name2: "<your_own_value>"
                process_name3: "<your_own_value>"
                process_name4: "<your_own_value>"
            forticlient_security_posture: "enable"
            forticlient_security_posture_compliance_action: "block"
            forticlient_system_compliance: "enable"
            forticlient_system_compliance_action: "block"
            forticlient_vuln_scan: "enable"
            forticlient_vuln_scan_compliance_action: "block"
            forticlient_vuln_scan_enforce: "critical"
            forticlient_vuln_scan_enforce_grace: "85"
            forticlient_vuln_scan_exempt: "enable"
            forticlient_wf: "enable"
            forticlient_wf_profile: "<your_own_value> (source webfilter.profile.name)"
            forticlient_win_ver: "<your_own_value>"
            os_av_software_installed: "enable"
            sandbox_address: "<your_own_value>"
            sandbox_analysis: "enable"
        on_net_addr:
         -
            name: "default_name_94 (source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name)"
        profile_name: "<your_own_value>"
        replacemsg_override_group: "<your_own_value> (source system.replacemsg-group.name)"
        src_addr:
         -
            name: "default_name_98 (source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name)"
        user_groups:
         -
            name: "default_name_100 (source user.group.name)"
        users:
         -
            name: "default_name_102 (source user.local.name)"

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)