fortiswitch_user_group – User group configuration in Fortinet’s FortiSwitch

New in version 1.0.0.

Synopsis

  • This module is able to configure a FortiSwitch device by allowing the user to set and modify user feature and group category. Examples include all parameters and values need to be adjusted to datasources before usage. Tested with FOS v7.0.0

Requirements

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

  • ansible>=2.11

FortiSW Version Compatibility


v7.0.0 v7.0.1 v7.0.2 v7.0.3
fortiswitch_user_group yes yes yes yes

Parameters

  • enable_log - Enable/Disable logging for task. type: bool required: false default: False
  • member_path - Member attribute path to operate on. type: str
  • member_state - Add or delete a member under specified attribute path. type: str choices: present, absent
  • state - Indicates whether to create or remove the object. type: str required: true choices: present, absent
  • user_group - User group configuration. type: dict
    • authtimeout - Authentication timeout (0 - 480). type: int
    • group_type - Type of user group. type: str choices: firewall
    • http_digest_realm - Realm attribute for MD5-digest authentication. type: str
    • match - Set group matches. type: list member_path: match:id
      • group_name - Name of matching group on remote authentication server. type: str
      • id - ID. type: int required: true
      • server_name - Name of remote authentication server. Source user.radius.name user.ldap.name user.tacacs+.name. type: str
    • member - Group members. type: list member_path: member:name
      • name - Group member name. Source user.peer.name user.local.name user.radius.name user.tacacs+.name user.ldap.name. type: str required: true
    • name - Group name. type: str required: true

Examples

- hosts: fortiswitch01
  collections:
    - fortinet.fortiswitch
  connection: httpapi
  vars:
   ansible_httpapi_use_ssl: yes
   ansible_httpapi_validate_certs: no
   ansible_httpapi_port: 443
  tasks:
  - name: User group configuration.
    fortiswitch_user_group:
      state: "present"
      user_group:
        authtimeout: "3"
        group_type: "firewall"
        http_digest_realm: "<your_own_value>"
        match:
         -
            group_name: "<your_own_value>"
            id:  "8"
            server_name: "<your_own_value> (source user.radius.name user.ldap.name user.tacacs+.name)"
        member:
         -
            name: "default_name_11 (source user.peer.name user.local.name user.radius.name user.tacacs+.name user.ldap.name)"
        name: "default_name_12"

Return Values

Common return values are documented: https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/reference_appendices/common_return_values.html#common-return-values, the following are the fields unique to this module:

  • build - Build number of the fortiSwitch image returned: always type: str sample: 1547
  • http_method - Last method used to provision the content into FortiSwitch returned: always type: str sample: PUT
  • http_status - Last result given by FortiSwitch on last operation applied returned: always type: str sample: 200
  • mkey - Master key (id) used in the last call to FortiSwitch returned: success type: str sample: id
  • name - Name of the table used to fulfill the request returned: always type: str sample: urlfilter
  • path - Path of the table used to fulfill the request returned: always type: str sample: webfilter
  • serial - Serial number of the unit returned: always type: str sample: FS1D243Z13000122
  • status - Indication of the operation's result returned: always type: str sample: success
  • version - Version of the FortiSwitch returned: always type: str sample: v7.0.0

Status

  • This module is not guaranteed to have a backwards compatible interface.

Authors

  • Link Zheng (@chillancezen)
  • Jie Xue (@JieX19)
  • Hongbin Lu (@fgtdev-hblu)
  • Frank Shen (@frankshen01)
  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@mamunozgonzalez)

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