Yes you can. Every time you use a web browser text, images and other files are downloaded to display content. Browser plugins, media players, flash, java and other things used in conjunction with web browsers download executable content that does not always require user intervention to run. There are a myriad of security exploits that allow malicious files to be downloaded and run on a users computer without their knowing.Se7ev wrote: But you can't get infected if you don't download files, plug in different USBs... so you could be safe wihout any kind of anti-virus, but it isn't recommended.
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