Client's Altiris Agent GUI displays the 'Failed - Exit Code 3' for the Windows System Assessment Scan.
Exit Code 3
Failed registration of COM services for the STPatch Data.
Detailed on KM: TECH179849
Ran full Import Patch Data for Windows on the Console: Section #2 of HOWTO56242
Ensured licensing for Patch Management was in order to allow for Plug-in Packages to be received by the client and return Patch Inventories: TECH170397 & HOWTO59456
Patch Management 7.1 SP1 & SP2