fortinet.fortios.fortios_user_peer – Configure peer users in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate.

Note

This plugin is part of the fortinet.fortios collection.

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

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

New in version 2.9: 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 peer 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
host
string
FortiOS or FortiGate IP address.
https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Indicates if the requests towards FortiGate must use HTTPS protocol.
password
string
Default:
""
FortiOS or FortiGate password.
ssl_verify
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Ensures FortiGate certificate must be verified by a proper CA.
state
string / required
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Indicates whether to create or remove the object.
user_peer
dictionary
Configure peer users.
ca
string
Name of the CA certificate as returned by the execute vpn certificate ca list command. Source vpn.certificate.ca.name.
cn
string
Peer certificate common name.
cn_type
string
    Choices:
  • string
  • email
  • FQDN
  • ipv4
  • ipv6
Peer certificate common name type.
ldap_mode
string
    Choices:
  • password
  • principal-name
Mode for LDAP peer authentication.
ldap_password
string
Password for LDAP server bind.
ldap_server
string
Name of an LDAP server defined under the user ldap command. Performs client access rights check. Source user.ldap.name.
ldap_username
string
Username for LDAP server bind.
mandatory_ca_verify
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Determine what happens to the peer if the CA certificate is not installed. Disable to automatically consider the peer certificate as valid.
name
string / required
Peer name.
ocsp_override_server
string
Online Certificate Status Protocol (OCSP) server for certificate retrieval. Source vpn.certificate.ocsp-server.name.
passwd
string
Peer"s password used for two-factor authentication.
subject
string
Peer certificate name constraints.
two_factor
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable two-factor authentication, applying certificate and password-based authentication.
username
string
FortiOS or FortiGate username.
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 peer users.
    fortios_user_peer:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      state: "present"
      user_peer:
        ca: "<your_own_value> (source vpn.certificate.ca.name)"
        cn: "<your_own_value>"
        cn_type: "string"
        ldap_mode: "password"
        ldap_password: "<your_own_value>"
        ldap_server: "<your_own_value> (source user.ldap.name)"
        ldap_username: "<your_own_value>"
        mandatory_ca_verify: "enable"
        name: "default_name_11"
        ocsp_override_server: "<your_own_value> (source vpn.certificate.ocsp-server.name)"
        passwd: "<your_own_value>"
        subject: "<your_own_value>"
        two_factor: "enable"

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)

  • Hongbin Lu (@fgtdev-hblu)

  • Frank Shen (@frankshen01)

  • Jie Xue (@JieX19)

  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)

  • Nicolas Thomas (@thomnico)