troubleshooting Question

CDO Send Mail Sudden is "Permission Denied."

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Greetings.  This is a weird one.

Suddenly, this morning, after years of no problems with sending CDONTS mail, my IIS 5.0 Web Server with Windows 2 K server started popping up an error message (800a0046) "Access denied" with a reference to the line:


The anonymous Internet User account still has full permission to all the mail root folders as it always has, and I even added that account to the Aministrator's Group account in the Web Server's local machine.  No change.  We did add ASP.NET functionality to the IIS server, but that was a while ago and CDONTS has worked just fine up to this morning.  We do have Secure Socket Layers (https) installed (this is a government Web server), but that's never been an issue on our Itranet.  

I tried sending a CDO email message with scripting and I get the error (80070005) "Access is denied."  HOWEVER...when I send an email on an .aspx page, calling the "System.Web.Mail" namespsace, the Web server sends the email.

Help!  I gotta get CDONTS or CDO to work again!    
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