Down With Access Denied Message

The official Apple website – – is now down due to unknown reasons.

We first spotted this when we received a tweet to check the website as it was showing this error message:

“Access Denied You don’t have permission to access “” on this server.”

And now, it is confirmed. Here’s what you get when you go to website:



Update 12th September, 2015: website is now back up and running without any problems:

On Hacker News, it was posted that the server outage was caused due to Akamai’s CDN. In any case, the total downtime was 2 hours but Apple was quick to fix it.