Intermittent 403 - Failed Connection Errors in Ansible Playbook
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Intermittent 403 - Failed Connection Errors in Ansible Playbook

L0 Member

I have an ansible playbook that creates address,service objects -> security policy -> Commit and push to different device groups. 
Randomly one of the task fails during executing with the error - Failed Connection: URL Error: code: 403 reason: Forbidden. 
This is not specific to any particular module and have seen it happening in panos_address_object, panos_commit_push etc. Any guidance on this ? 





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You are using the REST-API right ? If so maybe you have generated an API key from a username that is not an admin with full permisions ? Because you mention device groups I think that you are using the Ansible with an API key to control Panorama and the error 403 also confirms that REST-API is used not ssh. It is possible that your user that you use the API_key in the Ansible may have access domain just to some device groups or templates.

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