fortinet.fortios.fortios_web_proxy_explicit module – Configure explicit Web proxy settings 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_web_proxy_explicit.

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 web_proxy feature and explicit 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

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”

web_proxy_explicit

dictionary

Configure explicit Web proxy settings.

ftp_incoming_port

string

Accept incoming FTP-over-HTTP requests on one or more ports (0 - 65535).

ftp_over_http

string

Enable to proxy FTP-over-HTTP sessions sent from a web browser.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

http_incoming_port

string

Accept incoming HTTP requests on one or more ports (0 - 65535).

https_incoming_port

string

Accept incoming HTTPS requests on one or more ports (0 - 65535).

https_replacement_message

string

Enable/disable sending the client a replacement message for HTTPS requests.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

incoming_ip

string

Restrict the explicit HTTP proxy to only accept sessions from this IP address. An interface must have this IP address.

incoming_ip6

string

Restrict the explicit web proxy to only accept sessions from this IPv6 address. An interface must have this IPv6 address.

ipv6_status

string

Enable/disable allowing an IPv6 web proxy destination in policies and all IPv6 related entries in this command.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

message_upon_server_error

string

Enable/disable displaying a replacement message when a server error is detected.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

outgoing_ip

list / elements=string

Outgoing HTTP requests will have this IP address as their source address. An interface must have this IP address.

outgoing_ip6

list / elements=string

Outgoing HTTP requests will leave this IPv6. Multiple interfaces can be specified. Interfaces must have these IPv6 addresses.

pac_file_data

string

PAC file contents enclosed in quotes (maximum of 256K bytes).

pac_file_name

string

Pac file name.

pac_file_server_port

string

Port number that PAC traffic from client web browsers uses to connect to the explicit web proxy (0 - 65535).

pac_file_server_status

string

Enable/disable Proxy Auto-Configuration (PAC) for users of this explicit proxy profile.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

pac_file_url

string

PAC file access URL.

pac_policy

list / elements=dictionary

PAC policies.

comments

string

Optional comments.

dstaddr

list / elements=dictionary

Destination address objects.

name

string

Address name. Source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name.

pac_file_data

string

PAC file contents enclosed in quotes (maximum of 256K bytes).

pac_file_name

string

Pac file name.

policyid

integer

Policy ID.

srcaddr

list / elements=dictionary

Source address objects.

name

string

Address name. Source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name firewall.proxy-address.name firewall.proxy-addrgrp.name.

srcaddr6

list / elements=dictionary

Source address6 objects.

name

string

Address name. Source firewall.address6.name firewall.addrgrp6.name.

status

string

Enable/disable policy.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

pref_dns_result

string

Prefer resolving addresses using the configured IPv4 or IPv6 DNS server .

Choices:

  • ipv4

  • ipv6

realm

string

Authentication realm used to identify the explicit web proxy (maximum of 63 characters).

sec_default_action

string

Accept or deny explicit web proxy sessions when no web proxy firewall policy exists.

Choices:

  • accept

  • deny

socks

string

Enable/disable the SOCKS proxy.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

socks_incoming_port

string

Accept incoming SOCKS proxy requests on one or more ports (0 - 65535).

ssl_algorithm

string

Relative strength of encryption algorithms accepted in HTTPS deep scan: high, medium, or low.

Choices:

  • high

  • medium

  • low

status

string

Enable/disable the explicit Web proxy for HTTP and HTTPS session.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

strict_guest

string

Enable/disable strict guest user checking by the explicit web proxy.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

trace_auth_no_rsp

string

Enable/disable logging timed-out authentication requests.

Choices:

  • enable

  • disable

unknown_http_version

string

How to handle HTTP sessions that do not comply with HTTP 0.9, 1.0, or 1.1.

Choices:

  • reject

  • best-effort

  • tunnel

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 explicit Web proxy settings.
    fortios_web_proxy_explicit:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      web_proxy_explicit:
        ftp_incoming_port: "<your_own_value>"
        ftp_over_http: "enable"
        http_incoming_port: "<your_own_value>"
        https_incoming_port: "<your_own_value>"
        https_replacement_message: "enable"
        incoming_ip: "<your_own_value>"
        incoming_ip6: "<your_own_value>"
        ipv6_status: "enable"
        message_upon_server_error: "enable"
        outgoing_ip: "<your_own_value>"
        outgoing_ip6: "<your_own_value>"
        pac_file_data: "<your_own_value>"
        pac_file_name: "<your_own_value>"
        pac_file_server_port: "<your_own_value>"
        pac_file_server_status: "enable"
        pac_file_url: "<your_own_value>"
        pac_policy:
         -
            comments: "<your_own_value>"
            dstaddr:
             -
                name: "default_name_22 (source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name)"
            pac_file_data: "<your_own_value>"
            pac_file_name: "<your_own_value>"
            policyid: "25"
            srcaddr:
             -
                name: "default_name_27 (source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name firewall.proxy-address.name firewall.proxy-addrgrp.name)"
            srcaddr6:
             -
                name: "default_name_29 (source firewall.address6.name firewall.addrgrp6.name)"
            status: "enable"
        pref_dns_result: "ipv4"
        realm: "<your_own_value>"
        sec_default_action: "accept"
        socks: "enable"
        socks_incoming_port: "<your_own_value>"
        ssl_algorithm: "high"
        status: "enable"
        strict_guest: "enable"
        trace_auth_no_rsp: "enable"
        unknown_http_version: "reject"

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)