fortinet.fortios.fortios_web_proxy_global – Configure Web proxy global settings 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_web_proxy_global.

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 web_proxy feature and global 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.
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.
web_proxy_global
dictionary
Configure Web proxy global settings.
fast_policy_match
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable fast matching algorithm for explicit and transparent proxy policy.
forward_proxy_auth
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable forwarding proxy authentication headers.
forward_server_affinity_timeout
integer
Period of time before the source IP"s traffic is no longer assigned to the forwarding server (6 - 60 min).
learn_client_ip
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable learning the client"s IP address from headers.
learn_client_ip_from_header
list / elements=string
    Choices:
  • true-client-ip
  • x-real-ip
  • x-forwarded-for
Learn client IP address from the specified headers.
learn_client_ip_srcaddr
list / elements=string
Source address name (srcaddr or srcaddr6 must be set).
name
string / required
Address name. Source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name.
learn_client_ip_srcaddr6
list / elements=string
IPv6 Source address name (srcaddr or srcaddr6 must be set).
name
string / required
Address name. Source firewall.address6.name firewall.addrgrp6.name.
max_message_length
integer
Maximum length of HTTP message, not including body (16 - 256 Kbytes).
max_request_length
integer
Maximum length of HTTP request line (2 - 64 Kbytes).
max_waf_body_cache_length
integer
Maximum length of HTTP messages processed by Web Application Firewall (WAF) (10 - 1024 Kbytes).
proxy_fqdn
string
Fully Qualified Domain Name (FQDN) that clients connect to to connect to the explicit web proxy.
src_affinity_exempt_addr
string
IPv4 source addresses to exempt proxy affinity.
src_affinity_exempt_addr6
string
IPv6 source addresses to exempt proxy affinity.
ssl_ca_cert
string
SSL CA certificate for SSL interception. Source vpn.certificate.local.name.
ssl_cert
string
SSL certificate for SSL interception. Source vpn.certificate.local.name.
strict_web_check
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable strict web checking to block web sites that send incorrect headers that don"t conform to HTTP 1.1.
tunnel_non_http
string
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable allowing non-HTTP traffic. Allowed non-HTTP traffic is tunneled.
unknown_http_version
string
    Choices:
  • reject
  • tunnel
  • best-effort
Action to take when an unknown version of HTTP is encountered: reject, allow (tunnel), or proceed with best-effort.
webproxy_profile
string
Name of the web proxy profile to apply when explicit proxy traffic is allowed by default and traffic is accepted that does not match an explicit proxy policy. Source web-proxy.profile.name.

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 Web proxy global settings.
    fortios_web_proxy_global:
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      web_proxy_global:
        fast_policy_match: "enable"
        forward_proxy_auth: "enable"
        forward_server_affinity_timeout: "5"
        learn_client_ip: "enable"
        learn_client_ip_from_header: "true-client-ip"
        learn_client_ip_srcaddr:
         -
            name: "default_name_9 (source firewall.address.name firewall.addrgrp.name)"
        learn_client_ip_srcaddr6:
         -
            name: "default_name_11 (source firewall.address6.name firewall.addrgrp6.name)"
        max_message_length: "12"
        max_request_length: "13"
        max_waf_body_cache_length: "14"
        proxy_fqdn: "<your_own_value>"
        src_affinity_exempt_addr: "<your_own_value>"
        src_affinity_exempt_addr6: "<your_own_value>"
        ssl_ca_cert: "<your_own_value> (source vpn.certificate.local.name)"
        ssl_cert: "<your_own_value> (source vpn.certificate.local.name)"
        strict_web_check: "enable"
        tunnel_non_http: "enable"
        unknown_http_version: "reject"
        webproxy_profile: "<your_own_value> (source web-proxy.profile.name)"

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)