Mandiant Inc., a cyber threat defense solutions provider, found that the hackers aim to gather intelligence about these firms' upcoming trends and gain access to their internal operations.
The data from the report shows that digital assets-related job roles comprise about 67.48% of all tech hires from April 2021 to April 2022.
Job postings related to digital currencies and blockchain have shot up in India, with data by Indeed showing 37% and 76% rise in supply and demand, respectively.
Blockchain is the most in-demand hard skill for 2020, a LinkedIn study has found, beating cloud computing, AI and more. The US, UK and France lead in demand.