The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
This update of tomcat5/6 fixes : - Directory traversal vulnerability allowed remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files/dirs with a specially crafted WAR file. CVE-2009-2901: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 When autoDeploy is enabled the autodeployment process deployed appBase files that remain from a failed undeploy, which might allow remote attackers to bypass intended authentication requirements via HTTP requests. (CVE-2009-2693: CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.8). (CVE-2009-2902: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3)