fortinet.fortios.fortios_system_np6 module – Configure NP6 attributes 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.

To use it in a playbook, specify: fortinet.fortios.fortios_system_np6.

New in version 2.0.0: of fortinet.fortios

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS (FOS) device by allowing the user to set and modify system feature and np6 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:

  • no ← (default)

  • yes

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

system_np6

dictionary

Configure NP6 attributes.

fastpath

string

Enable/disable NP6 offloading (also called fast path).

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

fp_anomaly

dictionary

NP6 IPv4 anomaly protection. trap-to-host forwards anomaly sessions to the CPU.

icmp_csum_err

string

Invalid IPv4 ICMP checksum anomalies.

Choices:

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

icmp_frag

string

Layer 3 fragmented packets that could be part of layer 4 ICMP anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

icmp_land

string

ICMP land anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_csum_err

string

Invalid IPv4 IP checksum anomalies.

Choices:

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_land

string

Land anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_optlsrr

string

Loose source record route option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_optrr

string

Record route option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_optsecurity

string

Security option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_optssrr

string

Strict source record route option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_optstream

string

Stream option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_opttimestamp

string

Timestamp option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_proto_err

string

Invalid layer 4 protocol anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv4_unknopt

string

Unknown option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_daddr_err

string

Destination address as unspecified or loopback address anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_land

string

Land anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_optendpid

string

End point identification anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_opthomeaddr

string

Home address option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_optinvld

string

Invalid option anomalies.Invalid option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_optjumbo

string

Jumbo options anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_optnsap

string

Network service access point address option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_optralert

string

Router alert option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_opttunnel

string

Tunnel encapsulation limit option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_proto_err

string

Layer 4 invalid protocol anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_saddr_err

string

Source address as multicast anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

ipv6_unknopt

string

Unknown option anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_csum_err

string

Invalid IPv4 TCP checksum anomalies.

Choices:

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_fin_noack

string

TCP SYN flood with FIN flag set without ACK setting anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_fin_only

string

TCP SYN flood with only FIN flag set anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_land

string

TCP land anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_no_flag

string

TCP SYN flood with no flag set anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_syn_data

string

TCP SYN flood packets with data anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_syn_fin

string

TCP SYN flood SYN/FIN flag set anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

tcp_winnuke

string

TCP WinNuke anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

udp_csum_err

string

Invalid IPv4 UDP checksum anomalies.

Choices:

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

udp_land

string

UDP land anomalies.

Choices:

  • allow

  • drop

  • trap-to-host

garbage_session_collector

string

Enable/disable garbage session collector.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

hpe

string

HPE configuration.

arp_max

integer

Maximum ARP packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

enable_shaper

string

Enable/Disable NPU Host Protection Engine(HPE) for packet type shaper.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

esp_max

integer

Maximum ESP packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

icmp_max

integer

Maximum ICMP packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

ip_frag_max

integer

Maximum fragmented IP packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

ip_others_max

integer

Maximum IP packet rate for other packets (packet types that cannot be set with other options) (1K - 1G pps).

l2_others_max

integer

Maximum L2 packet rate for L2 packets that are not ARP packets (1K - 1G pps).

pri_type_max

integer

Maximum overflow rate of priority type traffic (1K - 1G pps). Includes L2: HA, 802.3ad LACP, heartbeats. L3: OSPF. L4_TCP: BGP. L4_UDP: IKE, SLBC, BFD.

sctp_max

integer

Maximum SCTP packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

tcp_max

integer

Maximum TCP packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

tcpfin_rst_max

integer

Maximum TCP carries FIN or RST flags packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

tcpsyn_ack_max

integer

Maximum TCP carries SYN and ACK flags packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

tcpsyn_max

integer

Maximum TCP SYN packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

udp_max

integer

Maximum UDP packet rate (1K - 1G pps).

ipsec_ob_hash_function

string

Set hash function for IPSec outbound.

Choices:

  • global-hash

  • round-robin-global

ipsec_outbound_hash

string

Enable/disable hash function for IPsec outbound traffic.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

low_latency_mode

string

Enable/disable low latency mode.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

name

string / required

Device Name.

per_session_accounting

string

Enable/disable per-session accounting.

Choices:

  • disable

  • traffic-log-only

  • enable

session_collector_interval

integer

Set garbage session collection cleanup interval (1 - 100 sec).

session_timeout_fixed

string

{disable | enable} Toggle between using fixed or random timeouts for refreshing NP6 sessions.

Choices:

  • disable

  • enable

session_timeout_interval

integer

Set the fixed timeout for refreshing NP6 sessions (0 - 1000 sec).

session_timeout_random_range

integer

Set the random timeout range for refreshing NP6 sessions (0 - 1000 sec).

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 NP6 attributes.
    fortios_system_np6:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      system_np6:
        fastpath: "disable"
        fp_anomaly:
            icmp_csum_err: "drop"
            icmp_frag: "allow"
            icmp_land: "allow"
            ipv4_csum_err: "drop"
            ipv4_land: "allow"
            ipv4_optlsrr: "allow"
            ipv4_optrr: "allow"
            ipv4_optsecurity: "allow"
            ipv4_optssrr: "allow"
            ipv4_optstream: "allow"
            ipv4_opttimestamp: "allow"
            ipv4_proto_err: "allow"
            ipv4_unknopt: "allow"
            ipv6_daddr_err: "allow"
            ipv6_land: "allow"
            ipv6_optendpid: "allow"
            ipv6_opthomeaddr: "allow"
            ipv6_optinvld: "allow"
            ipv6_optjumbo: "allow"
            ipv6_optnsap: "allow"
            ipv6_optralert: "allow"
            ipv6_opttunnel: "allow"
            ipv6_proto_err: "allow"
            ipv6_saddr_err: "allow"
            ipv6_unknopt: "allow"
            tcp_csum_err: "drop"
            tcp_fin_noack: "allow"
            tcp_fin_only: "allow"
            tcp_land: "allow"
            tcp_no_flag: "allow"
            tcp_syn_data: "allow"
            tcp_syn_fin: "allow"
            tcp_winnuke: "allow"
            udp_csum_err: "drop"
            udp_land: "allow"
        garbage_session_collector: "disable"
        hpe:
            arp_max: "42"
            enable_shaper: "disable"
            esp_max: "44"
            icmp_max: "45"
            ip_frag_max: "46"
            ip_others_max: "47"
            l2_others_max: "48"
            pri_type_max: "49"
            sctp_max: "50"
            tcp_max: "51"
            tcpfin_rst_max: "52"
            tcpsyn_ack_max: "53"
            tcpsyn_max: "54"
            udp_max: "55"
        ipsec_ob_hash_function: "global-hash"
        ipsec_outbound_hash: "disable"
        low_latency_mode: "disable"
        name: "default_name_59"
        per_session_accounting: "disable"
        session_collector_interval: "61"
        session_timeout_fixed: "disable"
        session_timeout_interval: "63"
        session_timeout_random_range: "64"

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)