Safari error NSURLErrorDomain:-1205 when accessing a website

Solution ID:    SO24138


When accessing secure websites using Safari on any Apple device, the following error occurs:


Safari can’t open the page “”. The error was: “client certificate rejected” (NSURLErrorDomain:-1205)



The server that you're connecting to, has Apache/nginX configured with the following entry:

“SSLVerifyClient optional”


In order to resolve this issue, change the entry to the following, and remember to restart Apache/nginX after the change:

“SSLVerifyClient none”


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