This past week Whitehat Security, the leader in web application vulnerability assessment, released a series of interview's their Director of Product Management (Richard Hansen) held with a self professed blackhat. In this three part series Richard Hansen and his blackhat interviewee helps us get into the mind of the underground.
I found these interviews a fascinating insight into the psychology of the blackhat. Why they do what they do, how they feel about fraud, the tools of the underground trade, what security methods work and what doesn't.
Please do yourself a favor and read the following three part series from Whitehat Security: