Fiedka the Firmware Editor
Advancing from CLIs to GUIs
This talk presents the birth of Fiedka out of utk-web, a proof of concept
firmware exploration tool that runs on web platforms using WebAsseambly.
utk, Fiedka supports firmware developers and
analysts through quick navigation and ideas from the web development world,
organizing the many different views on the same image in a concise manner.
For example, when looking at a typical AMD platform OEM image, there are UEFI
and PSP parts. Walking through the challenges of building a suitable
graphical interface with a great experience and dealing with specifics, the
talk concludes with where Fiedka is at right now and what the next milestone
will be, what users can do and try out already, and how to contribute on the
various layers of back-end and front-end work as well conceptual ideas and