panos_address_object – Create address objects on PAN-OS devices

New in version 2.8.

Synopsis

  • Create address objects on PAN-OS devices.

Requirements

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

Parameters

Parameter Choices/Defaults Comments
address_type
-
    Choices:
  • ip-netmask ←
  • ip-range
  • fqdn
Type of address object.
api_key
string
Deprecated
Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.

The API key to use instead of generating it using username / password.
commit
boolean
    Choices:
  • no
  • yes ←
Commit changes after creating object. If ip_address is a Panorama device, and device_group is also set, perform a commit to Panorama and a commit-all to the device group.
description
-
Descriptive name for this address object.
device_group
string
Default:
"shared"
(Panorama only) The device group the operation should target.
ip_address
string
Deprecated
Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.

The IP address or hostname of the PAN-OS device being configured.
name
- / required
Name of object to create.
password
string
Deprecated
Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.

The password to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.
port
integer
Default:
443
Deprecated
Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.

The port number to connect to the PAN-OS device on.
provider
-
added in 2.8
A dict object containing connection details.
api_key
string
The API key to use instead of generating it using username / password.
ip_address
string
The IP address or hostname of the PAN-OS device being configured.
password
string
The password to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.
port
integer
Default:
443
The port number to connect to the PAN-OS device on.
serial_number
string
The serial number of a firewall to use for targeted commands. If ip_address is not a Panorama PAN-OS device, then this param is ignored.
username
string
Default:
"admin"
The username to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.
state
string
    Choices:
  • present ←
  • absent
The state.
tag
list
List of tags to add to this address object.
username
string
Default:
"admin"
Deprecated
Use provider to specify PAN-OS connectivity instead.

The username to use for authentication. This is ignored if api_key is specified.
value
- / required
IP address, IP range, or FQDN for the object. Must specify if state is present.
vsys
string
Default:
"vsys1"
The vsys this object belongs to.

Notes

Note

  • Panorama is supported.

  • Check mode is supported.

  • PAN-OS connectivity should be specified using provider or the classic PAN-OS connectivity params (ip_address, username, password, api_key, and port). If both are present, then the classic params are ignored.

Examples

- name: Create object 'Test-One'
  panos_address_object:
    provider: '{{ provider }}'
    name: 'Test-One'
    value: '1.1.1.1'
    description: 'Description One'
    tag: ['Prod']

- name: Create object 'Test-Two'
  panos_address_object:
    provider: '{{ provider }}'
    name: 'Test-Two'
    address_type: 'ip-range'
    value: '1.1.1.1-2.2.2.2'
    description: 'Description Two'
    tag: ['SI']

- name: Create object 'Test-Three'
  panos_address_object:
    provider: '{{ provider }}'
    name: 'Test-Three'
    address_type: 'fqdn'
    value: 'foo.bar.baz'
    description: 'Description Three'

- name: Delete object 'Test-Two'
  panos_address_object:
    provider: '{{ provider }}'
    name: 'Test-Two'
    state: 'absent'

Status

Authors

  • Michael Richardson (@mrichardson03)

  • Garfield Lee Freeman (@shinmog)