How to decompile the CGI & ROM files from the firmware bin? I am able to extract the HTML files using binwalk but the router OS and CGI files are missing.

NOTE: Its not the same as DIR 600

Heres a link to the firmware image.


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It's possible that either A), this update is only for a select set of files, or B) the CGI backends for HTTP requests are handled by a compiled program (ref: https://www.cs.tut.fi/~jkorpela/forms/cgic.html)


Not read yet but try these two links, may be it'll helps.

http://www.devttys0.com/2011/08/extracting-non-standard-squashfs-images/ http://www.dailysecurity.net/2014/09/08/dlink-dir655-rev-b-firmware-reverse-engineering-part-1/

  • I have tried both methods already but I didn't find any SquashFs image or Linux header in this img. I did extract the .img using binwalk but all i get is a bunch of HTML headers / footers / copyrights Commented Jul 20, 2016 at 3:21

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