fortios_wireless_controller_wids_profile – Configure wireless intrusion detection system (WIDS) profiles in Fortinet’s FortiOS and FortiGate

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiGate or FortiOS by allowing the user to set and modify wireless_controller feature and wids_profile category. Examples include all parameters and values need to be adjusted to datasources before usage. Tested with FOS v6.0.2

Requirements

The below requirements are needed on the host that executes this module.

  • fortiosapi>=0.9.8

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
host
- / required
FortiOS or FortiGate ip address.
https
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Indicates if the requests towards FortiGate must use HTTPS protocol
password
-
Default:
""
FortiOS or FortiGate password.
username
- / required
FortiOS or FortiGate username.
vdom
-
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.
wireless_controller_wids_profile
-
Default:
null
Configure wireless intrusion detection system (WIDS) profiles.
ap-auto-suppress
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable on-wire rogue AP auto-suppression (default = disable).
ap-bgscan-disable-day
-
    Choices:
  • sunday
  • monday
  • tuesday
  • wednesday
  • thursday
  • friday
  • saturday
Optionally turn off scanning for one or more days of the week. Separate the days with a space. By default, no days are set.
ap-bgscan-disable-end
-
End time, using a 24-hour clock in the format of hh:mm, for disabling background scanning (default = 00:00).
ap-bgscan-disable-start
-
Start time, using a 24-hour clock in the format of hh:mm, for disabling background scanning (default = 00:00).
ap-bgscan-duration
-
Listening time on a scanning channel (10 - 1000 msec, default = 20).
ap-bgscan-idle
-
Waiting time for channel inactivity before scanning this channel (0 - 1000 msec, default = 0).
ap-bgscan-intv
-
Period of time between scanning two channels (1 - 600 sec, default = 1).
ap-bgscan-period
-
Period of time between background scans (60 - 3600 sec, default = 600).
ap-bgscan-report-intv
-
Period of time between background scan reports (15 - 600 sec, default = 30).
ap-fgscan-report-intv
-
Period of time between foreground scan reports (15 - 600 sec, default = 15).
ap-scan
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • enable
Enable/disable rogue AP detection.
ap-scan-passive
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable passive scanning. Enable means do not send probe request on any channels (default = disable).
asleap-attack
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable asleap attack detection (default = disable).
assoc-flood-thresh
-
The threshold value for association frame flooding.
assoc-flood-time
-
Number of seconds after which a station is considered not connected.
assoc-frame-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable association frame flooding detection (default = disable).
auth-flood-thresh
-
The threshold value for authentication frame flooding.
auth-flood-time
-
Number of seconds after which a station is considered not connected.
auth-frame-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable authentication frame flooding detection (default = disable).
comment
-
Comment.
deauth-broadcast
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable broadcasting de-authentication detection (default = disable).
deauth-unknown-src-thresh
-
Threshold value per second to deauth unknown src for DoS attack (0: no limit).
eapol-fail-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable EAPOL-Failure flooding (to AP) detection (default = disable).
eapol-fail-intv
-
The detection interval for EAPOL-Failure flooding (1 - 3600 sec).
eapol-fail-thresh
-
The threshold value for EAPOL-Failure flooding in specified interval.
eapol-logoff-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable EAPOL-Logoff flooding (to AP) detection (default = disable).
eapol-logoff-intv
-
The detection interval for EAPOL-Logoff flooding (1 - 3600 sec).
eapol-logoff-thresh
-
The threshold value for EAPOL-Logoff flooding in specified interval.
eapol-pre-fail-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable premature EAPOL-Failure flooding (to STA) detection (default = disable).
eapol-pre-fail-intv
-
The detection interval for premature EAPOL-Failure flooding (1 - 3600 sec).
eapol-pre-fail-thresh
-
The threshold value for premature EAPOL-Failure flooding in specified interval.
eapol-pre-succ-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable premature EAPOL-Success flooding (to STA) detection (default = disable).
eapol-pre-succ-intv
-
The detection interval for premature EAPOL-Success flooding (1 - 3600 sec).
eapol-pre-succ-thresh
-
The threshold value for premature EAPOL-Success flooding in specified interval.
eapol-start-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable EAPOL-Start flooding (to AP) detection (default = disable).
eapol-start-intv
-
The detection interval for EAPOL-Start flooding (1 - 3600 sec).
eapol-start-thresh
-
The threshold value for EAPOL-Start flooding in specified interval.
eapol-succ-flood
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable EAPOL-Success flooding (to AP) detection (default = disable).
eapol-succ-intv
-
The detection interval for EAPOL-Success flooding (1 - 3600 sec).
eapol-succ-thresh
-
The threshold value for EAPOL-Success flooding in specified interval.
invalid-mac-oui
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable invalid MAC OUI detection.
long-duration-attack
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable long duration attack detection based on user configured threshold (default = disable).
long-duration-thresh
-
Threshold value for long duration attack detection (1000 - 32767 usec, default = 8200).
name
- / required
WIDS profile name.
null-ssid-probe-resp
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable null SSID probe response detection (default = disable).
sensor-mode
-
    Choices:
  • disable
  • foreign
  • both
Scan WiFi nearby stations (default = disable).
spoofed-deauth
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable spoofed de-authentication attack detection (default = disable).
state
-
    Choices:
  • present
  • absent
Indicates whether to create or remove the object
weak-wep-iv
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable weak WEP IV (Initialization Vector) detection (default = disable).
wireless-bridge
-
    Choices:
  • enable
  • disable
Enable/disable wireless bridge detection (default = disable).

Notes

Note

  • Requires fortiosapi library developed by Fortinet
  • Run as a local_action in your playbook

Examples

- hosts: localhost
  vars:
   host: "192.168.122.40"
   username: "admin"
   password: ""
   vdom: "root"
  tasks:
  - name: Configure wireless intrusion detection system (WIDS) profiles.
    fortios_wireless_controller_wids_profile:
      host:  "{{ host }}"
      username: "{{ username }}"
      password: "{{ password }}"
      vdom:  "{{ vdom }}"
      https: "False"
      wireless_controller_wids_profile:
        state: "present"
        ap-auto-suppress: "enable"
        ap-bgscan-disable-day: "sunday"
        ap-bgscan-disable-end: "<your_own_value>"
        ap-bgscan-disable-start: "<your_own_value>"
        ap-bgscan-duration: "7"
        ap-bgscan-idle: "8"
        ap-bgscan-intv: "9"
        ap-bgscan-period: "10"
        ap-bgscan-report-intv: "11"
        ap-fgscan-report-intv: "12"
        ap-scan: "disable"
        ap-scan-passive: "enable"
        asleap-attack: "enable"
        assoc-flood-thresh: "16"
        assoc-flood-time: "17"
        assoc-frame-flood: "enable"
        auth-flood-thresh: "19"
        auth-flood-time: "20"
        auth-frame-flood: "enable"
        comment: "Comment."
        deauth-broadcast: "enable"
        deauth-unknown-src-thresh: "24"
        eapol-fail-flood: "enable"
        eapol-fail-intv: "26"
        eapol-fail-thresh: "27"
        eapol-logoff-flood: "enable"
        eapol-logoff-intv: "29"
        eapol-logoff-thresh: "30"
        eapol-pre-fail-flood: "enable"
        eapol-pre-fail-intv: "32"
        eapol-pre-fail-thresh: "33"
        eapol-pre-succ-flood: "enable"
        eapol-pre-succ-intv: "35"
        eapol-pre-succ-thresh: "36"
        eapol-start-flood: "enable"
        eapol-start-intv: "38"
        eapol-start-thresh: "39"
        eapol-succ-flood: "enable"
        eapol-succ-intv: "41"
        eapol-succ-thresh: "42"
        invalid-mac-oui: "enable"
        long-duration-attack: "enable"
        long-duration-thresh: "45"
        name: "default_name_46"
        null-ssid-probe-resp: "enable"
        sensor-mode: "disable"
        spoofed-deauth: "enable"
        weak-wep-iv: "enable"
        wireless-bridge: "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


Status

Authors

  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)
  • Nicolas Thomas (@thomnico)

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