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About the connector

MACVendors provides a simple and fast mac address vendor lookup, with a fully featured easy API.

This document provides information about the MACVendors connector, which facilitates automated interactions, with a MACVendors server using FortiSOAR™ playbooks. Add the MACVendors connector as a step in FortiSOAR™ playbooks and perform automated operations, such as retrieving vendor information from MACVendors based on the MAC address you have specified.

Version information

Connector Version: 1.0.0

FortiSOAR™ Version Tested on: 4.12.0-746

Authored By: Fortinet 

Certified: Yes

Installing the connector

All connectors provided by FortiSOAR™ are delivered using a FortiSOAR™ repository. Therefore, you must set up your FortiSOAR™ repository and use the yum command to install connectors:

yum install cyops-connector-macvendors

For the detailed procedure to install a connector, click here

Prerequisites to configuring the connector

  • You must have the Hostname of MACVendors server to which you will connect and perform automated operations.

Configuring the connector

For the procedure to configure a connector, click here

Configuration parameters

In FortiSOAR™, on the Connectors page, click the MACVendors connector row, and in the Configure tab enter the required configuration details.

Parameter Description
Hostname Hostname of MACVendors server to which you will connect and perform automated operations.

Actions supported by the connector

The following automated operations can be included in playbooks, and you can also use the annotations to access operations from FortiSOAR™ release 4.10.0 and onwards:

Function Description Annotation and Category
MAC Address Lookup Retrieves the vendor name from MACVendors based on the MAC address you have specified. mac_lookup
Investigation

operation: MACVendor Lookup

Input parameters

Parameter Description
MAC Address MAC address for which you want to retrieve the vendor information from MACVendors. 

Output

The output contains a non-dictionary value.

Included playbooks

The Sample - MACVendors - 1.0.0 playbook collection comes bundled with the MACVendors connector. These playbooks contain steps using which you can perform all supported actions. You can see bundled playbooks in the Automation > Playbooks section in FortiSOAR™ after importing the MACVendors connector.

  • Lookup MACVendor

Note: If you are planning to use any of the sample playbooks in your environment, ensure that you clone those playbooks and move them to a different collection since the sample playbook collection gets deleted during connector upgrade and delete.

About the connector

MACVendors provides a simple and fast mac address vendor lookup, with a fully featured easy API.

This document provides information about the MACVendors connector, which facilitates automated interactions, with a MACVendors server using FortiSOAR™ playbooks. Add the MACVendors connector as a step in FortiSOAR™ playbooks and perform automated operations, such as retrieving vendor information from MACVendors based on the MAC address you have specified.

Version information

Connector Version: 1.0.0

FortiSOAR™ Version Tested on: 4.12.0-746

Authored By: Fortinet 

Certified: Yes

Installing the connector

All connectors provided by FortiSOAR™ are delivered using a FortiSOAR™ repository. Therefore, you must set up your FortiSOAR™ repository and use the yum command to install connectors:

yum install cyops-connector-macvendors

For the detailed procedure to install a connector, click here

Prerequisites to configuring the connector

Configuring the connector

For the procedure to configure a connector, click here

Configuration parameters

In FortiSOAR™, on the Connectors page, click the MACVendors connector row, and in the Configure tab enter the required configuration details.

Parameter Description
Hostname Hostname of MACVendors server to which you will connect and perform automated operations.

Actions supported by the connector

The following automated operations can be included in playbooks, and you can also use the annotations to access operations from FortiSOAR™ release 4.10.0 and onwards:

Function Description Annotation and Category
MAC Address Lookup Retrieves the vendor name from MACVendors based on the MAC address you have specified. mac_lookup
Investigation

operation: MACVendor Lookup

Input parameters

Parameter Description
MAC Address MAC address for which you want to retrieve the vendor information from MACVendors. 

Output

The output contains a non-dictionary value.

Included playbooks

The Sample - MACVendors - 1.0.0 playbook collection comes bundled with the MACVendors connector. These playbooks contain steps using which you can perform all supported actions. You can see bundled playbooks in the Automation > Playbooks section in FortiSOAR™ after importing the MACVendors connector.

Note: If you are planning to use any of the sample playbooks in your environment, ensure that you clone those playbooks and move them to a different collection since the sample playbook collection gets deleted during connector upgrade and delete.