fortinet.fortios.fortios_user_local – Configure local users in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This plugin is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.1.2).

To install it use: ansible-galaxy collection install fortinet.fortios.

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

New in version 2.10: of fortinet.fortios

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS (FOS) device by allowing the user to set and modify user feature and local 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>=2.9.0

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
access_token
string
Token-based authentication. Generated from GUI of Fortigate.
enable_log
boolean
    Choices:
  • no ←
  • yes
Enable/Disable logging for task.
state
string / required
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Indicates whether to create or remove the object.
user_local
dictionary
Configure local users.
auth_concurrent_override
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable overriding the policy-auth-concurrent under config system global.
auth_concurrent_value
integer
Maximum number of concurrent logins permitted from the same user.
authtimeout
integer
Time in minutes before the authentication timeout for a user is reached.
email_to
string
Two-factor recipient"s email address.
fortitoken
string
Two-factor recipient"s FortiToken serial number. Source user.fortitoken.serial-number.
id
integer
User ID.
ldap_server
string
Name of LDAP server with which the user must authenticate. Source user.ldap.name.
name
string / required
User name.
passwd
string
User"s password.
passwd_policy
string
Password policy to apply to this user, as defined in config user password-policy. Source user.password-policy.name.
passwd_time
string
Time of the last password update.
ppk_identity
string
IKEv2 Postquantum Preshared Key Identity.
ppk_secret
string
IKEv2 Postquantum Preshared Key (ASCII string or hexadecimal encoded with a leading 0x).
radius_server
string
Name of RADIUS server with which the user must authenticate. Source user.radius.name.
sms_custom_server
string
Two-factor recipient"s SMS server. Source system.sms-server.name.
sms_phone
string
Two-factor recipient"s mobile phone number.
sms_server
string
    Choices:
  • fortiguard
  • custom
Send SMS through FortiGuard or other external server.
status
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable allowing the local user to authenticate with the FortiGate unit.
tacacs+_server
string
Name of TACACS+ server with which the user must authenticate. Source user.tacacs+.name.
two_factor
string
    Choices:
  • disable
  • fortitoken
  • email
  • sms
  • fortitoken-cloud
Enable/disable two-factor authentication.
two_factor_authentication
string
    Choices:
  • fortitoken
  • email
  • sms
Authentication method by FortiToken Cloud.
two_factor_notification
string
    Choices:
  • email
  • sms
Notification method for user activation by FortiToken Cloud.
type
string
    Choices:
  • password
  • radius
  • tacacs+
  • ldap
Authentication method.
username_case_sensitivity
string
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable case sensitivity when performing username matching (uppercase and lowercase letters are treated either as distinct or equivalent).
workstation
string
Name of the remote user workstation, if you want to limit the user to authenticate only from a particular workstation.
vdom
string
Default:
"root"
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.

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 local users.
    fortios_user_local:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      access_token: "<your_own_value>"
      user_local:
        auth_concurrent_override: "enable"
        auth_concurrent_value: "4"
        authtimeout: "5"
        email_to: "<your_own_value>"
        fortitoken: "<your_own_value> (source user.fortitoken.serial-number)"
        id:  "8"
        ldap_server: "<your_own_value> (source user.ldap.name)"
        name: "default_name_10"
        passwd: "<your_own_value>"
        passwd_policy: "<your_own_value> (source user.password-policy.name)"
        passwd_time: "<your_own_value>"
        ppk_identity: "<your_own_value>"
        ppk_secret: "<your_own_value>"
        radius_server: "<your_own_value> (source user.radius.name)"
        sms_custom_server: "<your_own_value> (source system.sms-server.name)"
        sms_phone: "<your_own_value>"
        sms_server: "fortiguard"
        status: "enable"
        tacacs+_server: "<your_own_value> (source user.tacacs+.name)"
        two_factor: "disable"
        two_factor_authentication: "fortitoken"
        two_factor_notification: "email"
        type: "password"
        username_case_sensitivity: "disable"
        workstation: "<your_own_value>"

Return Values

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

Key Returned Description
build
string
always
Build number of the fortigate image

Sample:
1547
http_method
string
always
Last method used to provision the content into FortiGate

Sample:
PUT
http_status
string
always
Last result given by FortiGate on last operation applied

Sample:
200
mkey
string
success
Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiGate

Sample:
id
name
string
always
Name of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
urlfilter
path
string
always
Path of the table used to fulfill the request

Sample:
webfilter
revision
string
always
Internal revision number

Sample:
17.0.2.10658
serial
string
always
Serial number of the unit

Sample:
FGVMEVYYQT3AB5352
status
string
always
Indication of the operation's result

Sample:
success
vdom
string
always
Virtual domain used

Sample:
root
version
string
always
Version of the FortiGate

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)