Travel to: Russia
Punishment if caught in the U.S.: Up to 20 years in prison; Up to $15,000 in fines
Home to some of the most malicious computer viruses, Russia is considered a safe haven for hackers. In some areas of Moscow, magazines on the subject of hacking and hacking software are sold on the streets. While the country struggles to offer jobs to its youth, many precocious math students are resorting to hacking to make fast money. Talk about "the struggle."