That's pretty funny. OEMs need to stop using customized versions of things like keyboards; or at least, do it through the Play Store, and not your own separate back end like they are in this case.
This is kind of a scare-mongering article though, to be honest. As Okie alluded to, even using any laptop on an insecure/public Wi-Fi hotspot compromises all your data very easily, for example.
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