Quote: Originally Posted by Corazon
It's probably still possible - I just think that an infection would be limited to the virtual machine and not 'cross over' into the host system. Thus my suggestion that, if you change your mind, you install a free antivirus such as Avast or AVG so you don't have the license issue with KIS.
If you shut off networking, then yes...it's not likely going to pass onto other machines. Unless of course, you have mapped shares between the host and the guest and then it could pass that way.
Remember, unless it's a network isolated VM, it's no real different from any other machine.