The global crypto market has seen a speedy change in performance. The bearish pattern for Bitcoin, Ethereum, and others changed to bullish. These changes resulted in a strengthening value of the various coins in the market. The recent and past days proved relatively better than the previous week. As the influx of capital has continued, the market has attracted investments that will likely support the market. The only thing needed is a lasting pattern of gains which, if it happens, will keep the market strengthened.
Lazarus hacker group has targeted MacOS users through crypto jobs. Lazarus is a group of North Korean hackers who have begun sending unsolicited and fake crypto jobs to the Apple macOS system. The group has deployed malware for this purpose. Cybersecurity company SentinelOne is scrutinizing the latest campaign from the company.
The cybersecurity company found out that it used decoy documents for advertising positions for a Singapore-based platform called Crypto.com. The latest operation of the company is being called Operation In(ter)caption. Reportedly, the campaign has affected only Mac users so far. The malware used resembles the one used in fake Coinbase job postings. Last month, researchers observed that Lazarus used Coinbase job postings to trick Mac users into downloading malware.
Here is a brief overview of the current market situation, analyzing the performance of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and others.
BTC regains momentum
China has arrested a group of cybercriminals suspected of money laundering of $5.6 billion. The money laundering allegations have shocked the users as the market has seen a decline due to Terra’s collapse and other issues.
The recent changes for Bitcoin show a repetition of the bullish pattern. The latest data shows that Bitcoin has added 3.04% over the last 24 hours. In comparison, the weekly data shows a gain of 6.10%.
The price value for BTC is currently in the $19,556.87 range. The market cap value for Bitcoin is estimated to be $375,024,622,643. The 24-hour trading volume of Bitcoin is about $52,185,639,144.
The bear market has affected the value of NFTs, but there are still enthusiasts who won’t shy away from paying millions for it. In a recent CryptoPunks purchase, a user paid $4.5 million for the Ethereum-based NFT. The said purchase is one of the highest valued purchases to pick up during a declining market.
The performance of Ethereum has also enhanced as a result of the recent bullish influx. The latest data shows it has added 2.32% over the last 24 hours. The weekly data shows a gain of 7.71%.
The price value for ETH is currently in the $1,347.86 range. The market cap value for this coin is estimated to be $165,207,063,934. The 24-hour trading volume of this coin is about $18,676,480,045.
VET resumes gains
The value of VeChain also strengthened as a result of enhanced gains. The latest data shows that it has added 2.98% over the last day. In comparison, the seven-day data shows an addition of 4.70%. The price value for VET is currently in the $0.02296 range.
The market cap value for VeChain is estimated to be $1,666,334,949. The 24-hour trading volume of this coin is about $64,714,572. The same amount in its native currency is about 2,816,077,185 VET.
The performance of ApeCoin has also encouraged investors. The latest data for this coin shows an addition of 1.27% over the last 24 hours. The weekly data for this coin shows a loss of 5.61%. As the market has improved, APE’s price value has risen to the $5.43 range.
The market cap value for ApeCoin is estimated to be $1,661,165,126. The 24-hour trading volume of this coin is about $165,474,699. The circulating supply of the same coin is about 306,875,000 APE.
The global crypto market’s performance has changed as it has turned bullish. The recent changes for Bitcoin, Ethereum, and others show the continuation of gains. As the market improved, the value of various coins increased. The global market cap value has also risen in response to these changes. The latest data shows that it is estimated to be $946.80 billion.