In an enterprise environment using Microsoft Forefront Client Security (FCS), it is important to be able to quickly and easily deploy antimalware (antivirus and antispyware) definition updates throughout the organization.FCS accomplishes this by leveraging Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), which is also leveraged by Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007.You will see directely what your causes your error. Click find out more In the browser that opens check I agree and click Install Now Windows Update will download updates for ‘other Microsoft Products’ as well. FEP will update like a charm How to fix this on Windows 2008/2008R2/2012/2012R2 Server Core Update: I’m playing around with Server Core a little at the moment. Recently I noticed that my Windows 8.1 clients were not getting updates from WSUS 3.2.
If, at any time, Microsoft Forefront Client Security does not update automatically, you will need to update it manually.For information on installing or troubleshooting updates, see Help and Support. 😯 Well it’s just Microsoft disabling updates for all other Microsoft products except Windows by default.The Windows Update Log will say the following: – RESUMED — COMAPI: Search [Client Id = Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection (1F383481-F70E-4E7A-8B69-C4B4A23928E3)] – Updates found = 0 – WARNING: Exit code = 0x00000000, Result code = 0x80248014 ——— — END — COMAPI: Search [Client Id = Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection (1F383481-F70E-4E7A-8B69-C4B4A23928E3)] ————- WARNING: Operation failed due to earlier error, hr=80248014 FATAL: Unable to complete asynchronous search. What you need to to solve it: Open up your windows update screen. My freshly installed Windows Server 2012 installation with Forefront Endpoint Protection (FEP) installed just wouldn’t update.Googling the error message gave me a lot of ‘you’re infected’ posts.