You can also find the info in %WINDIR%\That logfile is also the place to check why updates failed to install. Whether it's a standalone WSUS server, or a Configuration Manager Software Update Point (SUP), does not matter -- but the limit is one. Any computer that is pointed to that server will show up in that list.
The dashboard The Forefront Client Security dashboard allows you to see, at a glance, the security status and issues thereon of all computers.
If, at any time, Microsoft Forefront Client Security does not update automatically, you will need to update it manually.
You will know that it is not updating when you see an amber symbol with an exclamation mark on the bottom right hand corner of your screen.
These policies generally sit on top of Group Policy, the management feature set built directly into Active Directory.
In fact, Microsoft designed the entire Forefront suite to work in tandem with Active Directory, Group Policy and Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) to distribute consistent security policies and timely, properly applied security updates using familiar interfaces.