Rascals are always sociable, and the chief sign that a man has any nobility in his character is the little pleasure he takes in others company. Arthur Schopenhauer

Towards the end of May 2021 Starlink launched in Belgium so we were finally able to get our hands on a Dishy McFlatface. In this blog post we will cover some initial exploration of the hardware and we will explain how we dumped and extracted the firmware.

Note that this blog post does not discuss any specific vulnerabilities, we merely document techniques that can be used by others to research the Starlink User Terminal (UT). Towards the end of this blog post we will include some interesting findings from the firmware. Dumping and extracting the SpaceX Starlink User Terminal firmware