ReFirm Labs

Brief Overview

Refirm Labs provides firmware security technology and support.


8110 Maple Lawn Blvd.
Suite 200
Fulton, MD 20759


Derick Naef, CEO
Peter Eacman, Co-founder & CTO
Terry Dunlap. CSO & Co-founder


We are an elite team of former US Government cyber professionals with decades of experience understanding firmware vulnerabilities.

Today, we leverage that experience by developing platforms to discover sophisticated domestic and foreign cyber threats lurking inside the firmware of connected devices.

Products and Services

Binwalk is an open source tool that extracts embedded file systems from firmware images. Created in 2010 by ReFirm Lab’s own Principal Reverse Engineer Craig Heffner, Binwalk is widely recognized as the leading tool for reverse engineering firmware images.

The Centrifuge Platform is ReFirm Labs’ flagship product that proactively vets, validates and continuously monitors the security of the firmware that runs billions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, consumer electronics and other connected enterprise machines.